Graduate Programs

Music Meets Tech

We offer the Master's in Music Technology and Ph.D. in Music Technology degrees. As a graduate student in one of our programs, you will take classes that reinforce your traditional musical skills while building a foundation in the technical and theoretical aspects of music technologies.

Our faculty members are prominent in fields like robotics, signal processing and interactive music. They actively research and collaborate with notable musicians and local and international companies. They use these contacts to give our students exposure for their work, exciting research options and real world opportunities when they graduate.

Why Music Technology?

We are dedicated to giving our students the strongest foundation available with the newest and most exciting breakthroughs in audio and technology. We also create graduates that are immediately in demand from dynamic and rapidly expanding fields.

Our alumni work at the leading music and technology companies in the world to help design the next generation of innovative software and hardware products that are revolutionizing music creation, performance, and dissemination.

Based in one of the foremost technological research institutions in the world, we have a unique opportunity to offer our students field-leading expertise in a number of engineering and computing fields. This allows our students to pursue their artistic and technical interests simultaneously, giving them a rich blend of rare and extremely valuable skills.

Our mission is to educate and train the next generation of designers, developers, leaders, and entrepreneurs in music technology. If that sounds similar to your own goals, then you’ve come to the right place.

Well over 90% of our students find jobs relevant to their major upon graduation. Our students start careers with companies like:

M.S. in Music Technology

The Master of Science in Music Technology is for students looking to make a career in music, multimedia, or entertainment industries.

Ph.D. in Music Technology

Our Ph.D. starts with work in Interactive Music and Digital Signal Processing, then delves heavily into research and teaching pedagogy.