Northwestern University - Music Ranking 2015

Northwestern UniversityRanked
2
in the USA
Northwestern University is a large not-for-profit college offering many disciplines along with music majors and located in Evanston, Illinois. This college was founded in 1851 and is currently offering certificates, bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees in 12 music programs.

Northwestern University is extremely expensive: tuition cost is around $48,000 a year. According to recent analysis, Northwestern University area is relatively safe: the college is reported to have a fair rating for on-campus secutiy.

Northwestern University music program ranks The Second Best in USA and The Best in Illinois. Major competitors for this school are University of Illinois in Champaign and Michigan State University in East Lansing. See the details about all twelve competing music colleges as well as available music majors below.


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Overall school rankings 2015:

The Best Music School in Illinois
The Best Music School in The Midwest
The Second Best Music School in USA

Programs rankings 2015:

State of Illinois Ranking

The Best Voice & Opera School
The Best Music Conducting School
The Best Stringed Instruments School
The Best Piano & Organ School
The Best Music Performance School
The Second Best Music History & Literature School
The Second Best Music Theory & Composition School
The Second Best General Music School
The Second Best Music Pedagogy School
The Third Best Jazz Studies School
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The Midwest Regional Ranking

The Best Music Performance School
The Best Stringed Instruments School
The Best Voice & Opera School
The Second Best Music Pedagogy School
The Second Best Piano & Organ School
The Third Best Music Conducting School
The Third Best Music History & Literature School
Ranked #4 General Music School
Ranked #5 Jazz Studies School
Ranked #5 Music Theory & Composition School
View The Midwest Regional Ranking

USA National Ranking

The Best Voice & Opera School
The Second Best Music Performance School
The Third Best Music Conducting School
The Third Best Stringed Instruments School
Ranked #6 Piano & Organ School
Ranked #8 Music History & Literature School
Ranked #9 Music Pedagogy School
Ranked #17 Jazz Studies School
Ranked #18 General Music School
Ranked #21 Music Theory & Composition School
View USA National Ranking

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You may be interested in other ways to enroll Northwestern University:
Art Programs - ranked top 5% in USA
Dance Programs - ranked top 35% in USA
Film Programs - ranked top 20% in USA
Performing Arts Programs - ranked top 5% in USA
Also, see how Northwestern University has been ranked among graduate schools in Illinois.

Contact information:

Northwestern University
633 Clark St
Evanston, IL 60208
Phone: (847) 491-3741

Location map:

Northwestern University Location Map


Music majors offered:

One but less than two years certificate

Musical Theatre

Bachelor's degree

General Music
General Music Performance
Jazz Studies
Music Teacher Education
Music Theory and Composition
Musicology and Ethnomusicology
Other Music
Piano and Organ
Violin, Viola, Guitar and Other Stringed Instruments
Voice and Opera

Master's degree

Conducting
General Music
General Music Performance
Jazz Studies
Music Teacher Education
Music Theory and Composition
Musicology and Ethnomusicology
Other Music
Piano and Organ
Violin, Viola, Guitar and Other Stringed Instruments
Voice and Opera

Post-master's certificate

General Music Performance
Piano and Organ
Violin, Viola, Guitar and Other Stringed Instruments
Voice and Opera

Doctor's degree

Conducting
General Music
General Music Performance
Music Teacher Education
Music Theory and Composition
Musicology and Ethnomusicology
Piano and Organ
Violin, Viola, Guitar and Other Stringed Instruments
Voice and Opera

Minors offered:

Bachelor's degree

General Music
General Music Performance
Jazz Studies
Music Teacher Education
Music Theory and Composition
Musicology and Ethnomusicology
Other Music
Piano and Organ
Violin, Viola, Guitar and Other Stringed Instruments
Voice and Opera

Master's degree

Conducting
General Music
General Music Performance
Jazz Studies
Music Teacher Education
Music Theory and Composition
Musicology and Ethnomusicology
Other Music
Piano and Organ
Violin, Viola, Guitar and Other Stringed Instruments
Voice and Opera

Doctor's degree

Conducting
General Music
General Music Performance
Music Teacher Education
Music Theory and Composition
Musicology and Ethnomusicology
Piano and Organ
Violin, Viola, Guitar and Other Stringed Instruments
Voice and Opera

Local competitors:

University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign - Music School Ranking
University of Illinois

Champaign, IL, 14 music programs

Michigan State University - Music School Ranking
Michigan State University

East Lansing, MI, 18 music programs

Western Michigan University - Music School Ranking
Western Michigan University

Kalamazoo, MI, 25 music programs

University of Wisconsin Madison - Music School Ranking
University of Wisconsin Madison

Madison, WI, 11 music programs

DePaul University - Music School Ranking
DePaul University

Chicago, IL, 11 music programs

Columbia College Chicago - Music School Ranking
Columbia College Chicago

Chicago, IL, 4 music programs

Butler University - Music School Ranking
Butler University

Indianapolis, IN, 14 music programs

Illinois State University - Music School Ranking
Illinois State University

Normal, IL, 9 music programs

Central Michigan University - Music School Ranking
Central Michigan University

Mount Pleasant, MI, 11 music programs

Wheaton College - Music School Ranking
Wheaton College

Wheaton, IL, 12 music programs

Ball State University - Music School Ranking
Ball State University

Muncie, IN, 6 music programs

Northern Illinois University - Music School Ranking
Northern Illinois University

Dekalb, IL, 4 music programs

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