Jun 26, 2022  
OHIO University Graduate Catalog 2019-20 
OHIO University Graduate Catalog 2019-20 [Archived Catalog]

Music Performance Certificate

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Program Name and Number:  Performance Certificate – CTMUSG

Department/Unit:  School of Music

Delivery Mode:  Athens Campus

Enrollment Eligibility:  Non-degree status

Term(s) of Entry:  Fall, Spring

Certificate Overview:  The graduate certificate program is a full-time, 20 credit hour graduate level curriculum. Students enrolled in the performance certificate have the opportunity to take applied lessons on their instrument, participate in chamber music and ensembles, and perform a recital.

Opportunities upon Completion:  The Performance Certificate is designed for students who wish to focus on an applied curriculum in order to enhance their performance skills.

Link to Program: https://www.ohio.edu/fine-arts/music/graduate

Link to Program Handbook:  https://www.ohio.edu/fine-arts/music/student-resources-materials

Completion Requirements:  Students must complete 20 credit hours of approved music courses, including a recital, to complete the certificate.

Major Area

  • MUS 54xx - Applied Study on Major Instrument (8)
  • MUS 554x - Chamber Music (2)
  • MUS 6930 - Project in Performance (2)
  • MUS 6970 - Recital (2)

Total Major Area:  14 hours

Other Studies in Music

  • Determined in consultation with advisor (6)

Total Other Studies in Music:  6

Culminating Experience: This certificate culminates with a recital.

Financial Aid Eligibility Information:  Students enrolled in this certificate are not eligible for federal financial aid.

Admission Requirements:  Applicants must have an acceptable baccalaureate degree, although exceptional students with non-music majors may be considered in cases where applicants can document that they have the equivalent in professional performing experience and meet School of Music academic and performance standards.

International Students:  This program permits full-time enrollment in residence at Ohio University, and an I-20 may be issued based on admission to this program.  

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