Assistantships for Master’s Students Only
Approximately 40 graduate assistantships become available for master’s candidates each year. The assistantships available can be found by clicking on the links below. Assistantship needs may change during the course of the year and, in some cases, more than one vacancy may exist for one of the listings.
In addition to these assistantships, some part-time positions in various areas may be available. Students may interview for assistantships/part-time positions outside of their major area.
Arts Village, Aural Skills, Music History, Music Technology, Music Theory, Instrumental and Choral Arranging, World Music, MidAmerican Center for Contemporary Music and Non-major Offerings.
Class Piano, Class Voice, Cooperative School Band Assistant, Curriculum Lab, Field Experience, General Music Methods, High Brass Methods, Low Brass Methods, Single Reed Methods and University Band Activities.
Clarinet, Saxophone, Trumpet, Tuba/Euphonium, French Horn, Choral Assistant, Jazz, Guitar, Studio Piano/Piano Accompanying, Flute, Trombone, Percussion, Orchestra, Violin (Graduate String Quartet), Viola (Graduate String Quartet), Cello (Graduate String Quartet), Trinity United Methodist Church and Voice.
Music Admissions Coordinator Assistant and Public Events Office
Current first-year, nine-month contracts provide stipend from $4,500 to $9,000. In addition, students receive a partial to full tuition scholarship (instructional fees and non-resident fees) up to $17,476.
Appointment: August 15, 2013
Bachelor’s degree in music, 3.0 GPA and unconditional admission to the Graduate College. To be considered for an assistantship, candidates must present a campus interview.
The College of Musical Arts at Bowling Green State University is nationally known and respected for professional degrees in music performance, education, composition, ethnomusicology, history and theory. A fully accredited member of the National Association of Schools of Music, the College consists of 57 full-time faculty and over 120 graduate students. Our students enjoy working in one of the nation’s finest music facilities, the Moore Musical Arts Center. The College of Musical Arts houses the MidAmerican Center for Contemporary Music, devoted to the study and promotion of contemporary music and technology. The center builds on the internationally recognized activities of the College, presenting concerts, symposia, sponsoring research and collecting archival materials.
Bowling Green State University is conveniently located 20 minutes south of Toledo, Ohio, on Interstate 75. Our region is served by the Toledo Express Airport, which is 30 minutes from campus. The campus is five hours east of Chicago, 90 minutes south of Detroit and two hours west of Cleveland.
To be assured of consideration, candidates should complete the application and campus interview/audition by February 23, 2013. (The Orchestral Conducting application deadline is January 5, 2013 and the Choral Conducting application deadline is February 1, 2013.)
Fill out the Assistantship Application portion of the Audition/Interview Reservation Form (along with the rest of the form) or write to:
Coordinator of Graduate Studies
College of Musical Arts
Bowling Green State University
Bowling Green, OH 43403-0290
or call (419) 372-2182
or send email to Sherri White requesting information regarding application procedures or available assistantships
or reserve an interview at the College of Musical Arts online.