Program Contact

Kelsey Brunson
School of Music
College of Design
Graduate Coordinator
Georgia Institute of Technology
840 McMillan St.
Couch Building, Room 109C
Atlanta, GA 30332-0456


Application Deadlines

Fall: January 15

Spring: ​​​​​​​September 1

Admittance Terms


Degree Programs



Dual Bachelor's and Master's

Standardized Tests

TOEFL Requirements

  • Institute Code: 5248
  • Department Code: 12
  • Minimum Score Required:
    • Paper-based: 600
    • Internet-based: 100, with minimum section scores of 19


  • The GRE is optional for Music Technology applicants

Application Requirements

  • Portfolio
    • Your portfolio should showcase your key skills, competencies, and experience both musically and technically. We would love to see examples of software and hardware projects, musical compositions/arrangements, recording and production, publications, writing samples, and any other projects relevant to your application.
    • Portfolio Tips
      • Allow quick and easy navigation
      • Keep it concise, avoid redundancy
      • Carefully choose best form of presentation for each individual item (text, score, photo, audio, video, source code, etc.)
      • Provide links with additional info where helpful (i.e. github)

Program Costs

  1. Go to "View Tuition Costs by Semester," and select the semester you plan to start. Graduate-level programs are divided into sections: Graduate Rates–Atlanta Campus, Study Abroad, Specialty Graduate Programs, Executive Education Programs
  2. Find the degree and program you are interested in and click to access the program's tuition and fees by credit hour PDF.
  3. In the first column, determine the number of hours (or credits) you intend to take for your first semester.
  4. Determine if you will pay in-state or out-of-state tuition. Learn more about the difference between in-state and out-of-state. For example, if you are an in-state resident and planning to take six credits for the Master of Architecture degree, the tuition cost will be $4,518.
  5. The middle section of the document lists all mandatory Institute fees. To see your total tuition plus mandatory fees, refer to the last two columns of the PDF.