48 months
22034 USD/year
21264 USD/year
8856 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
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Music Performance from Purdue University Fort Wayne provides an opportunity for advanced performers— led by highly qualified instructors—to earn a degree in voice, winds, orchestral strings, piano, guitar, or percussion.  


At Music Performance from Purdue University Fort Wayne graduates often find themselves accepted into prestigious graduate programs and continue to be active, respected performers and teachers.

Upon completion of this degree, students will be able to demonstrate the following learning outcomes:

  • Demonstrate the ability to perform with a high level of artistry as soloists and collaborating musicians in settings appropriate to their instrument of expertise
  • Demonstrate knowledge of the pedagogy of their primary instrument and its literature


  • Arts Administrator
  • Professional Performer
  • Teacher

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Techniques for Conducting 
  • Music Literature 
  • History of Music 
  • Music Theory 
  • Sightsinging and Aural Perception
  • Analysis of Musical Form 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 SCH



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

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  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed application and $30 application fee
    • Cumulative GPA of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale
    • Proof of English proficiency (for students whose native language is not English)
    • Successful completion of a Core 40 diploma (for Indiana residents) or a strong college-prep curriculum
    • SAT or ACT exam scores (not required but strongly recommended for the highest Purdue Fort Wayne Scholarship consideration)
    • Official transcripts 

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    22034 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11017 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • National

    21264 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10632 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • In-State

    8856 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4428 USD per semester during 48 months.

Living costs for Fort Wayne

830 - 1270 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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