School of Music

Graduate Teaching Assistantships and Scholarships

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Teaching Assistantships

Graduate Teaching Assistantships (GTA) are available in the School of Music. GTA provide a yearly stipend plus waiver of tuition, the general fee, and waiver of nonresident fees for three consecutive semesters. Assistantships may be renewed for a second year.

We are accepting GTA applications for 2018-19.

Awards Include

  • An annual stipend of at least $7,500
  • Full tuition waivers (up to 12 credits per semester) for in-state or out-of-state students

Responsibilities

  • 20 hours per week service to the School of Music in support of instruction and school operations
  • Assignments will vary according to interests and abilities
  • Must be a full-time graduate student

Qualifications

  • A bachelor's degree in music
  • Regular admission to the Wright State Graduate School
  • Strong interpersonal skills, exceptional academic background, and ability to work independently

Application Procedure

  • Apply for admission to the Wright State Graduate School
  • Submit letter of interest, resume and three letters of recommendation to the director of the School of Music
  • Schedule on-campus interview or audition as required by the program

Degrees

  • Master of Music in Music Education
  • Master of Music in Performance
  • Master of Humanities (Music Emphasis)

Deadline

  • All application materials are due by March 1, 2018
  • Interview/Auditions must be completed by March 1, 2018

For more information, please contact the director of the School of Music at (937) 775-2346.

Materials can be mailed to:

Director, School of Music
Wright State University
3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy.
Dayton, OH 45435


Tuition Scholarships

Graduate Tuition Scholarships (GTS) are one-semester awards (renewable up to four regular and two summer semesters) that pay for tuition ONLY.  Fees are not paid, and no stipend is awarded. To apply, students should address a letter or email to the director of Graduate Studies in Music expressing interest.  A limited number of GTS awards are available each year. Students on a GTS must enroll as a full-time graduate student every regular semester (fall and spring) and maintain a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0.

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