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Professional Studies, B.M.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #801 (QS) , FL,
The Bachelor of Music in Professional Studies will allow students to work closely with an advisor to develop individual goals and design a personalized program of study. While most music degree programs are highly prescriptive, the MPRO will allow students to tailor the curriculum to match their diverse personal and professional goals, as well as adjust to the rapidly changing music industry. 

About

The Frost School of Music seeks to transform lives through the study and performance of music, and to enhance music's future as the result of the most innovative and relevant curricula in higher education. The Frost School of Music is devoted to excellence and a culture of collegiality, in which a diversity of people, musical styles, and careers are valued. The Frost School of Music is a community of musicians committed to advanced musicianship for all Frost students across a broad array of majors and programs. The Frost School of Music seeks to elevate the community through intensive, sustained outreach to under-served populations. The Frost School of music strives to enhance the cultural richness of the University of Miami, South Florida and throughout the world as the result of world class performance, scholarship and research. 

The primary goals are:

  • to provide music majors with a high quality education,
  • to provide opportunities for other university students to increase their musical skill, understanding, and appreciation,
  • to provide the music faculty with opportunities for creative activity and scholarly inquiry, and
  • to serve as an educational and cultural resource for the university, South Florida, and global communities.
  • Detailed Programme Facts

    • Programme intensity Full-time
      • Full-time duration 48 months
    • Credits
      120 alternative credits
    • Languages
      • English
    • Delivery mode
      On Campus

    Programme Structure

    Courses include:

    • English Composition I
    • English Composition II
    • Finite Mathematics
    • STEM Cognate (a STEM minor will satisfy this cognate)
    • People & Society Cognate (a P&S minor will satisfy this cognate)
    • The University Of Miami Experience
    • Advanced Writing and Communication Skills 

    For more information, please visit the programme website.

    English Language Requirements

    • Minimum required score:

      6.5

      The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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    • Minimum required score:

      80

      The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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    • Minimum required score:

      550

      The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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    General Requirements

    • Complete the online application
    • Official Transcripts
    • Send official Test Scores: Test scores will only be accepted if they are submitted directly from the testing agency
    • Complete the School Report
    • Letter of Recommendation
    • Conduct updates, if applicable
    • Special Programs may ask for additional requirements like a portfolio or/and schedule and audition
    • If applicable, submit your financial aid documents
    • For international students only: Submit official test scores from the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) or the International English Language Testing System (IELTS)

    Tuition Fee

    • International

      66274 USD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the original amount of 66274 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
    • National

      66274 USD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the original amount of 66274 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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    Living costs for Miami

    • 1508 - 2610 USD/month
      Living Costs

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

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