Drawing upon a distinguished tradition of musicological study, the Musicology Academic Area of the Benjamin T. Rome School of Music, Drama, and Art offers you a multitude of research opportunities.
Our faculty of active scholars, Latin American Center for Graduate Studies in Music, and proximity to such Washington institutions as the Library of Congress and the Smithsonian Institution provide the resources you need to become a 21st-century musical scholar.
Our students benefit from our uniquely important location with our host of nearby research institutions and our many guest scholars.Learn More
Programs of Study
The Musicology Academic Area offers bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees.Learn More
Policies and Procedures
Find information about graduate study in musicology, including teaching and graduate assistantships, language requirements, preparing for comprehensive exams, selecting a thesis or dissertation topic, preparing a dissertation proposal, the dissertation defense, and other resources.Learn More
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