Music Composition, M.M.


The Masters of Music in Music Composition program is designed to advance students’ knowledge of orchestration, electronic music, counterpoint, advanced theory, and history of music. The program focuses on helping students build an outstanding portfolio of composed, performed, and recorded work, all with exceptional production value.

Program Distinctions

  • UNC Greensboro’s School of Music ranked #1 in the “20 Best Colleges for Music 2020” by the Best-Value Schools Website.

The Student Experience

  • There are many performance and reading opportunities each semester, and regular collaborations with film, dance, music performance, large and small ensembles, guest artists, and other artistic areas.
  • Our outstanding facilities, world-class faculty, and numerous ensemble experiences provide an environment for artistic and academic success

After Graduation

  • Graduates of the program are well-prepared for success as professional musicians, teachers, music therapists, and a variety of other career professions.

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Program Details

Degree Type: Master's

College/School: College of Visual and Performing Arts

Program Type: Majors & Concentrations

Class Type: In Person

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Leah Shaw Dameron
Graduate Student Services Specialist