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.

International Students

International applicants must send TOEFL or IELTS scores. Learn more about international admissions for Boyer.

For all policies for international applicants, including TOEFL and IELTS scores, please visit the graduate school’​s website.

Admissions Deadlines

  • Fall: Jan. 15

  • Spring: Dec. 1

Audition Requirements

Students interested in the Piano Performance and Music Theory MM program should be prepared to audition for Boyer faculty. If you live more than 150 miles from Temple’s Main Campus, you may submit a recorded audition. The following are acceptable works for your audition.

  • Contrapuntal Baroque work

  • Sonata by Haydn, Mozart, Beethoven or Schubert

  • Large Romantic work

  • Impressionistic or Contemporary piece

All works are to be performed from memory.


Lydia Veilleux is the associate director of admissions and recruitment.
Phone: 215-204-6810