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Idaho Falls, ID, United States
The Music program at the Idaho State University aims to provide the highest quality education and performance activities to those whom it serves. We are located in the Stephens Performing Arts Center, as well as the Fine Arts building (for most music courses), and the Red Hill Building (for most dance courses).
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The Music program at the Idaho State University provides a broad cultural background for careers in music teaching, performance, graduate study and music-related work. Membership in organized music groups, including Wind Ensemble, Symphonic Band, Marching Band, Symphony Orchestra, Concert Choir, ISU Women’s Choir, Jazz Bands, Chamber Choir, Opera Workshop, and a variety of small woodwind, brass, percussion, string, vocal, and keyboard ensembles, is open to all ­university students. 

ISU’s music department provides a wide variety of experiences and opportunities to work with dedicated faculty and guest artists, in an unparalleled state-of-the-art performance facility touted as one of the best in the nation.

Goals and Objectives

The Department of Music at Idaho State University has the following goals:

  • To offer instruction of the highest possible quality to music students;
  • To provide an atmosphere of professional experiences in music, including concerts, master classes, and guest ­artists;
  • To prepare professional musicians for careers in teaching and/or performance;
  • To offer courses and musical experiences as an element of cultural enrichment for students who do not major in music;
  • To provide opportunities for continued participation by all university students in various performing ensembles and other musical activities; and
  • To exhibit a strong posture in community service through co-sponsorship and promotion of music cultural events.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Music Lessons Secondary Piano
  • Applied Music Lessons Piano
  • Music Lessons Secondary Voice
  • Applied Music Lessons Voice
  • Music Lessons Secondary Organ
  • Applied Music Lessons Organ
  • Music Lessons Secondary Strings

English Language Requirements

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General Requirements

You may need the following:

  • Transcript(s)
  • English proficiency score
  • Copy of Passport
  • Proof of Financial Support

Tuition Fee

  • International

    12084 USD/semester
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  • National

    12084 USD/semester
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  • In-State

    3936 USD/semester
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Living costs for Idaho Falls

  • 680 - 970 USD/month
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