Music Ranking 2018: Northwestern University

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 $53,000 a year. If you look for a cheaper alternative, check Affordable Colleges in Illinois listing.

According to recent analysis, Northwestern University area is relatively dangerous; the college is reported to have a poor rating for campus safety.

Based on 68 evaluation factors, Northwestern University music program ranks The Second Best Music School in the United States and The Best Music School in Illinois. Major competing music schools for this college are University of Michigan Ann Arbor and Oberlin College. See the details about all twelve competing music colleges as well as offered music majors and minors below.


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Overall school rankings 2018:

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

Programs rankings 2018:

State of Illinois Ranking

The Best Voice & Opera School
The Best Jazz Studies School
The Best Music Conducting School
The Best Music Pedagogy School
The Best Stringed Instruments School
The Best Piano & Organ School
The Best Music History & Literature School
The Best Music Performance School
The Best Music Theory & Composition School
The Best General Music School
View State of Illinois Ranking

The Midwest Regional Ranking

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

USA National Ranking

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

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You might be interested in other options to get accepted at Northwestern University:
Art Programs - ranked top 5% in USA
Dance Programs - ranked top 10% in USA
Film Programs - ranked top 5% in USA
Performing Arts Programs - ranked top 5% in USA
Also, check how Northwestern University ranks among graduate schools in Illinois.

Contact information:

Northwestern University
633 Clark St
Evanston, IL 60208
Phone: (847) 491-3741
Website: https://www.northwestern.edu

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
Musical Theatre
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 Michigan Ann Arbor - Music School Ranking
University of Michigan Ann Arbor

Ann Arbor, MI, 25 music programs

Oberlin College - Music School Ranking
Oberlin College

Oberlin, OH, 13 music programs

Ohio State University - Music School Ranking
Ohio State University

Columbus, OH, 12 music programs

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, 16 music programs

Indiana University Bloomington - Music School Ranking
Indiana University Bloomington

Bloomington, IN, 19 music programs

University of Cincinnati - Music School Ranking
University of Cincinnati

Cincinnati, OH, 31 music programs

University of Chicago - Music School Ranking
University of Chicago

Chicago, IL, 4 music programs

Washington University in St Louis - Music School Ranking
Washington University in St Louis

Saint Louis, MO, 4 music programs

University of Notre Dame - Music School Ranking
University of Notre Dame

Notre Dame, IN, 3 music programs

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

Madison, WI, 12 music programs

DePaul University - Music School Ranking
DePaul University

Chicago, IL, 12 music programs

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