Theory Certificate

The School of Music offers a graduate-level theory certificate open to any master’s or doctoral student whose principal area of study is not theory. Students fulfill the certificate by completing eighteen credits (six 3-credit seminars) of 500-level theory and analysis coursework . A minimum grade of 2.7 is required in order for courses to count toward the certificate. The student should schedule the review with the Academic Division Head for Theory. The courses that meet the requirements for the certificate are given in the PDF below.

Theory Certificate Coursework and Certification Form (PDF)