Information for Prospective Students

The Edward E. MacTaggart Department of Music at Marietta College provides opportunities for the study and performance of music for all students, regardless of their major or field of interest. Marietta College students study and perform with an easily accessible music faculty who are actively involved in their field as scholars, performers and clinicians. Whether you intend to major in music education, vocal performance, pursue liberal arts study in music, or simply wish for music to be an important part of your collegiate years, the department has opportunities for you.

Prospective Music Majors

Before applying to the Music Department at Marietta College, prospective music majors must submit a complete application to Marietta College. Upon acceptance to Marietta College, prospective majors should then complete the Music Department Application and Reference forms. Full entrance requirements for each degree program are listed here.

All prospective music majors are required to audition for admission to the music degree programs offered by Marietta College. This audition also serves as your application for a talent scholarship.

The audition dates for students planning to enter in the Fall of 2014 are:

Sunday, November 17
Monday, January 20
Saturday, February 15
Saturday, February 22
Saturday, March 1

If you are unable to audition on one of these days, please contact us and we will be happy to arrange another audition date for you.

You may contact the music department by email or telephone (740-376-4696) to set up an audition. Audition requirements for prospective music majors are as follows:

For more information about our music programs, please contact the Music Department by completing our online form.
 

Prospective Music Minors and Non-Majors

We invite you to apply for the Marietta College Fine Arts Talent scholarships. Marietta College offers renewable scholarships for talented students regardless of their intended major.

Auditions are held annually. Scholarships are available in the following areas:

You may contact the music department by email or telephone (740-376-4696) to set up an audition. The talent audition scholarship dates for the upcoming year are:

Sunday, November 17
Monday, January 20
Saturday, February 15
Saturday, February 22
Saturday, March 1

If you are unable to audition on one of these days, please contact us and we will be happy to arrange another audition date for you.

For more information about our music programs, please contact the Music Department by completing our online form.