The UDQA (Upper Division Qualifying Assessment) is required of all students enrolled in the B.M. in Education, Performance, or Composition as well as the B.A. in Music programs. All students must pass all three sections in the fourth semester of study as a declared music major. The purpose of this assessment is to assess your knowledge and skill levels in applied music, music theory/ear training, and piano skills. It is necessary in order to determine whether you possess the knowledge and skills necessary to be successful at upper division music study. Below you will find more detailed information on the actual assessment and the assessment application.

If you have any questions about this process, please direct them to Dr. Louis Young.

Upper Division Qualifying Assessment

Upper Division Qualifying Assessment Application