Admission Requirements for graduate program Sonic Arts M.F.A.

Department Music, Conservatory of
Fall Application Deadline February 1st - Applications accepted on a rolling basis until all places are filled. Deadline for priority consideration and scholarships: Feb 1st.
Spring Application Deadline December 15th - Applications accepted on a rolling basis until all places are filled. Deadline for priority consideration and scholarships: Dec 15th.
Supporting Documents for Matriculation:
Submit the following documents to the Office of Graduate Admissions:

1. Transcripts from all colleges and universities attended (applicants who earned a bachelor's degree outside the United States need to submit a 'Course by Course International Transcript Evaluation.'
http://www.brooklyn.cuny.edu/web/admissions/graduate/apply/documents.php)

2. Statement of purpose of approximately 500 words, typed, double-spaced, explaining your experience, artistic vision, career goals, and the technologies of your practice.

3. Two letters of recommendation from former instructors, employers, or other people familiar with you and your work.


REQUIRED TESTS:

I. F-1 or J-1 international students must submit English Proficiency Exam. TOEFL- 79, IELTS- 6.5, PTE- 58-63

Submit a creative portfolio of 3-5 completed works. Works may contain sound recordings, scores, video, and/or other documentation, plus artist's notes on each work. The portfolio must be uploaded through SlideRoom at https://feirsteincinema.slideroom.com/#/Login.

Selected applicants will be interviewed, either during a campus visit (recommended) or via telephone or video conference. Consideration will be given to applicants who do not meet course requirements but have unusual talent or experience equivalent to course work. Please see www.sonicartsmfa.org or email Prof. Doug Geers at dgeers@brooklyn.cuny.edu for answers to questions and to schedule an applicant interview.
TOEFL (paper, computer, internet) N/A, N/A, N/A
Examinations