Tuition and fees, books and supplies, room and board, transportation, personal expenses. At first, these combined costs may seem overwhelming. They don’t have to be. With some planning and the willingness to investigate different schools, scholarships, grants, and bursaries, the cost of attending college or university can be more manageable than you might think. As a starting point for your research, here are the typical tuition costs for a music theory and composition degree.
15% above average compared to other degrees
16% above average compared to other degrees
6% below average compared to other degrees
What do music theory and composition graduates earn?
Music theory and composition students make an average of $56,524 per year after graduation. This is 15% below average compared to other undergraduate degrees.
36% of music theory and composition graduates are underpaid (those who make less than $40,000 per year.) This rate is high compared to other degrees across the country.
Bottom 24% of degrees
75% above average compared to other degrees
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