Ph.D. in Music

The Department of Music offers graduate study leading to the Ph.D. in Music, with specializations in Critical and Comparative Studies (CCS) or Composition and Computer Technologies (CCT). The faculty provides mentoring in all aspects of music scholarship and composition, including publication, teaching, performance, technology, grant writing, and conference presentation.

Graduate Application Deadline: January 15th

Graduate Application Form

Bridge to the Doctorate: The Department of Music supports Bridge to the Doctorate Fellowships for students from historically underserved communities in preparation for admission to Ph.D. programs. More information can be found on Graduate School of Arts & Sciences page on the B2D Fellowship.


Graduate Program Alumni

Forms for milestones & reimbursements


UVA Department of Music
112 Old Cabell Hall
P.O. Box 400176 Charlottesville, VA 22904-4176