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Master of Music

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Office of Admissions
Phone: 208-885-6326
Toll free: 88-88-UIDAHO
Fax: 208-885-9119
Student Union Building Room 117
P.O. Box 444264
Moscow, ID 83844-4264


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322 E. Front Street
Boise, ID 83702

Coeur d'Alene

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1031 N. Academic Way, Suite 242
Coeur d'Alene, ID 83814

Idaho Falls

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1776 Science Center Drive, Suite 306
Idaho Falls, ID 838402

Advancing Musical Careers

Designed to meet the needs of professional performers, composers and studio or school music teachers, this program is for those who want to pursue the curriculum as a terminal professional program or as a foundation for doctoral study. Receive rigorous instruction from a first-class faculty in a concentration that best fits your area of interest.

Fast Facts

  • One-on-one attention and personal mentorship from our accomplished faculty
  • Teaching assistantships available
  • Access to nationally and internationally renowned performers and educators, including artists associated with the Auditorium Chamber Music Series and the Lionel Hampton Jazz Festival
  • Personal mentorship in small classroom setting
  • Numerous opportunities to perform solo, chamber and large ensemble music
Salary $30,000 – $100,000
Degree Roadmap

For specific information about graduate degrees in Music, go to: Graduate Degree Programs.

Degree Prep

Audition Required. Bachelor of Arts or Science in Music, Bachelor of Music

Lab Fees


Scholarships We offer a broad range of scholarships that can be applied for through the Financial Aid office.
Financial Aid

To find out about deadlines, scholarships and eligibility requirements, please visit the University of Idaho Financial Aid Office.

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Hands-On Learning
  • Teach as a graduate teaching assistant in music theory, aural skills, music history, and applied instruction.
  • Teach and develop your pedagogy skills through our Preparatory Division, which offers exceptional pre-college music instruction to the community.
  • Perform in master classes with renowned musicians, including artists from the Auditorium Chamber Music Series, a series that presents some of the world's finest chamber ensembles on campus.
  • Perform with one of our 20-plus large and small ensembles.  We produce over 150 concerts per year!
  • Participate as a performer, presenter, listener, intern or volunteer in the Lionel Hampton Jazz Festival, a four-day event which draws hundreds of top jazz artists and spectators from around the world to the University of Idaho each year.
  • Clubs
    • Sigma Alpha Iota (SAI)-Sigma Zeta Chapter - the international fraternity for women in music
    • Phi Mu Alpha - a music fraternity for men
    • National Association for Music Education: NAfME, University of Idaho Chapter
    • Pi Kappa Lambda - an honorary music society
    • Student Advisory Board – School of Music student government as liaison between students and music administration
  • Disney All-American College Band
  • Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
  • Dynamix Academy of Music and Dance (Shanghai)
  • Interlochen Center for the Arts
  • School of Music Internships include arts management, choral administration, jazz festival audio technician, jazz festival site management and production management