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Contact the Music Graduate Office

Office Location
East Studio Building 120 (JS 120)
205 S. Jordan Avenue
Bloomington, IN 47405

Mailing Address
1201 E. 3rd Street
Bloomington, IN 47405

Hours: 8 am–12 pm, 1–5 pm
Phone: 812-855-1738Phone

E-mail: musgrad [at] indiana [dot] edu

musicdgs [at] indiana [dot] edu (Eric Isaacson), Director (on leave for Spring 2015 - interim director Phil Ford)
serbes [at] indiana [dot] edu (Sara Erbes), Advisor
anmiller [at] indiana [dot] edu (Angie Miller), Recorder
musgrad [at] indiana [dot] edu (Victoria Wheeler), Secretary
musdoc [at] indiana [dot] edu (Brittany Dye), Doctoral Clerk

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Minimum Grades Required For Diploma Programs

Grade requirements

Students in the Artist Diploma program and all Performer Diploma programs (Solo Performance, Orchestral Studies, and Chamber Music) must have:

  • a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or higher to graduate
  • a grade of A- or higher in performance study
  • a grade of A- or higher in each recital or (for the PDOS) Examination in Orchestral Repertoire
  • a grade of B or higher in ensemble
  • a grade of C or higher in each course that is to count under the heading “Music Courses”
  • a grade of A- or higher in chamber music, if required
  • a grade of A- or higher in MUS-F 419/MUS-F 519 Orchestral Repertoire for PDOS students
  • a grade of A- or higher in MUS-I 500 Masterclass for Chamber Music and MUS-M 669 Seminar in String Quartet Literature for PDCM students
  • In addition, a semester grade point average of 3.0 or higher is required.

Language Proficiencies

Each grammar and diction course must have a grade of C or higher to fulfill degree requirements.

Academic Standing Guidelines

Click here to go to the current Jacobs School of Music Bulletin page on Academic Standing.