Music, D.M.A.


The Doctor of Musical Arts in Music program is a minimum 90 semester-hour program that is offered in the areas of Collaborative Piano, Choral Conducting, Keyboard, Instrumental Conducting, Strings, Winds, Brass, Percussion, and Voice. The DMA program offers a conservatory-type training that is complemented with academic offerings directly related to careers in the musical arts. 

Program Distinctions

  • UNC Greensboro’s School of Music ranked #1 in the “20 Best Colleges for Music 2020” by the Best-Value Schools Website. 
  • UNCG offers the only comprehensive degree in Music Performance in the state of North Carolina.

The Student Experience

  • Our outstanding facilities, world-class faculty, and numerous ensemble experiences provide an environment for artistic and academic success.
  • A large faculty of outstanding artists, teachers, and researchers support our comprehensive program of study.
  • Beyond the classroom, our students enjoy a wide range of opportunities to experience and perform in concerts and musical ensembles across a wide range of genres and cultures, from classical to chamber music to modern jazz.

After Graduation

Doctoral graduates are fully prepared as artists and scholars who are ready to join the academy.

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Program Details

Degree Type: Doctoral

College/School: College of Visual and Performing Arts

Program Type: Majors & Concentrations

Class Type: In Person

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Dr. Randy Kohlenberg