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Music

Mount Holyoke College

48 months
Duration
54400 USD/year
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About

Music connects the past to the present, communicating between and across cultures. The department offers a Bachelor in Music at Mount Holyoke College to explore the history, theory, literature, performance, and cross-cultural study of music. Majors, minors, and students with a passion for music are active performers, scholars, leaders, and creators of music.

Overview

Music connects the past to the present, communicating between and across cultures. The department offers a Bachelor in Music at Mount Holyoke College to explore the history, theory, literature, performance, and cross-cultural study of music. Majors, minors, and students with a passion for music are active performers, scholars, leaders, and creators of music.ear training, and critical listening and individual instruction is offered at three levels.

Students who major in music at Mount Holyoke will take courses in all aspects of the field: 

  • theory
  • history
  • ethnomusicology
  • analysis
  • composition and performance. 

The music major is designed for students with a wide range of interests, backgrounds, and career goals. It is intended to provide a broad and varied acquaintance with theory, historical and cultural contexts, and literature of music as well as to develop skills in performance, analysis, and synthesis. The integration of creating, performing, and thinking about music fosters musical awareness and critical perception

Programme Structure

Courses Included:
  • Theory I
  • Theory II
  • Theory III
  • History of Western Music I
  • History of Western Music II
  • Topics in Music
  • Rudiments of Music
  • World Music

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Common Application or Coalition Application
  • Mount Holyoke Writing Supplement (optional)
  • Secondary School Report, including official high school transcript
  • Counselor Recommendation
  • Two Teacher Evaluation Forms (from core academic courses)
  • Midyear Report (due February 15, as applicable)*
  • Standardized Test Scores (optional)
  • Art Supplement (optional)
  • English Proficiency Requirements for non-native English speakers
  • Early Decision Agreement (if applicable)
  • Interview (optional, but strongly encouraged)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    54400 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 54400 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    54400 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 54400 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for South Hadley

1068 - 2212 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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