Master of Music


Program Director:

Dr. Paul Osterfield
SFA Building, Room 0105

Graduate Analyst: Mandy Pinkston
(615) 898-2843

The School of Music offers a Master of Music degree with specializations in collaborative piano , conducting , jazz studies , music composition , music composition for contemporary media , music education , musicology , and performance . A minor in Music is offered at the graduate level.

Admission Requirements:

To be admitted to the Master of Music program, a student must submit the following to the College of Graduate Studies:

  • Online application and appropriate application fee
  • Official transcript of all colleges, universities (including business and technical schools). If the transcripts are issued from an international (non-US) institution, a course-by course analysis is required. Original non-US transcripts should be submitted directly to the evaluation service.
  • Official Test Scores of the Graduate Record Examination (GRE)
  • Three letters of recommendation


Submit Application Materials to:

College of Graduate Studies
MTSU Box 42
Murfreesboro, TN 37132

Test Codes for Middle Tennessee State University:
INFS - 6ZR-KJ-37
MBA (Full-time) - 6ZR-KJ-25
MBA (Part-time) - 6ZR-KJ-52
GRE 1466
MAT 1751
Praxis 1466
TOEFL 1466