How to Apply

To apply, submit Temple University’s application along with the $60 online application fee. Standardized Tests (GRE or MAT) are not required.

Supporting Materials

  • Transcripts: Submit official undergraduate and graduate transcripts from all accredited institutions you have attended and/or from which you earned credit.
  • Goals Statement: In 500 to 1,000 words, state your career goals and how you believe this degree will help you achieve them. Discuss the relevant experience you have obtained so far.
  • Recommendations: Submit two letters of recommendation (PDF) to music@temple.edu or send them to the mailing address listed below.
  • Résumé: A current professional résumé is required.
  • Standardized Test Scores: Test scores, such as the GMAT or GRE, are optional.

Additional Requirements

Submit your project electronically to music@temple.edu (done best via Google Drive) or send your thumb drive to

Boyer College of Music and Dance
Presser Hall 
Attn: Matthew Schillizzi
2001 N. 13th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19122

Additional Requirements for International Applicants

For applicants whose native language is not English, the TOEFL, IELTS or PTE Academic scores are required. The minimum scores for the TOEFL are 79 iBT or 550 PBT.

For all policies for international applicants, including TOEFL and IELTs scores, please visit the Graduate School's website.

Admission Deadlines

  • Fall: Feb. 1

Questions

Matthew Schillizzi is the associate director of admissions and recruitment.
Phone: 215-204-6810
Email: music@temple.edu