Greetings from AustinThe Sarah and Ernest Butler School of Music offers graduate programs leading to the degrees of Master of Music, Doctor of Philosophy and Doctor of Musical Arts. An Artist Diploma is also available. Information on areas of study, faculty members and graduate application requirements can be found on this website.

Read all information carefully so that you can abide by required deadlines and avoid problems with the application process. The deadline for applications and prescreening materials for fall admission is Dec. 1.

If you are a current Butler School of Music student, please review the program information, including the degree plans and the graduate handbook, as well as the regulations governing all graduate programs found on the Office of Graduate Studies website.

If you have questions regarding the admissions process, please feel welcome to contact Daniel Seriff, Butler School of Music Graduate Admissions Coordinator. Thank you for applying to the Butler School of Music. We look forward to reviewing your application.