Please start with the “Application Process” page before proceeding with instructions on this page. Requirements, supplementary materials, and deadlines vary by program.
California State University, Long Beach continues to be the University of choice for a talented and diverse group of California's best and brightest students. All Students Must Apply to CSULB using the guidelines on the University Admissions Page and by visiting Cal State Apply. The deadline to complete the CalStateApply application is January 15.
Students should specify whether they are applying for a MASTER OF ARTS: Musicology and Music Education or a MASTER OF MUSIC: Composition, Performance, Conducting, and Jazz Studies.
All application materials and requests for auditions must be completed by January 15 for Fall admission. There are no Spring admissions for graduate students.
A $55.00 application fee must be submitted by the application deadline.
Schedule a Prospective Graduate Student Audition
After you submit your application, you must schedule a Prospective Graduate Student Audition before Universty acceptance.