Kent State University

College of the Arts

Music Theory–Composition


School of Visual Communication Design

Henderson Hall Box 5190

Kent, OH 44242

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Music Theory–Composition

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Music Theory–Composition prepares composers, research scholars and college/university teachers in the areas of music theory and composition. This degree program is based on the premise that original composition of high quality requires a strong background in theory, and that significant scholarship in theory requires experience in original composition.


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Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Large Suburb

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