Doctor of Musical Arts in Music Performance: Strings

Doctor of Musical Arts

The Doctor of Musical Arts (DMA) degree is a professional degree program that recognizes exceptional student academic and music qualifications in preparation for professional careers, including teaching at the university level. The DMA student has the opportunity to collaborate with music scholars, theorists, and other performers to attain a broad and well-rounded foundation for advanced careers in music. The degree of Doctor of Musical Arts is offered in:

  • Church music (organ or choral conducting emphasis),
  • Composition,
  • Conducting (choral, orchestral, or wind), and
  • Areas of performance.