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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
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 Master's Programs

Students in a master's degree program must have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher to graduate.

Music History and Music Theory review courses (if necessary)

  • MUS-M 541 Music History Review for Graduate Students I: grade of C or higher
  • MUS-M 542 Music History Review for Graduate Students II: grade of C or higher
  • MUS-T 508 Written Music Theory Review for Graduate Students: minimum grade C, or B for High Pass degrees.
  • MUS-T 509 Sight-Singing Review for Graduate Students: minimum grade C
  • MUS-T 511 Aural Music Theory Review for Graduate Students: minimum grade D, or B for High Pass degrees, or C for musicology majors and wind conducting majors

Major

Each course in the major field must have a grade of B or higher to fulfill degree requirements.

Music History and Literature Requirement

Each course in this requirement must have a grade of C or higher to fulfill degree requirements.

Other Required Credits (either Outside Area or general electives)

Each course in the Other Required Credits category must have a grade of C or higher to fulfill degree requirements. In addition, courses counting toward the requirement must have an average of at least B. Departments offering an outside area or minor may require a higher grade.

Tool Subjects

Students must earn a grade of C or higher in each course to fulfill degree requirements (some departments require a higher grade).

Language Proficiencies

Each grammar, diction, or reading course must have a grade of C or higher to fulfill degree requirements (some departments require a higher grade).

Academic Standing

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