Applicants to all graduate programs at George Mason University must meet the admission standards and application requirements for graduate study as specified on the Graduate Admissions policy page. Specific graduate admissions requirements can be found on the College of Visual and Performing Arts Graduate Admissions requirements page.


For policies governing all graduate certificates, see AP.6.8 Requirements for Graduate Certificates.

Banner Code: AR-CERG-MWB

(Formerly AR-CERG-MUWB)

Certificate Requirements

Total credits: 22

This certificate may be pursued on a full-or part-time basis.

Required Courses

MUSI 555Music as a Healing Art3
MUSI 577Music and Consciousness3
Three semesters of3
Graduate Chamber Ensemble (Healing Arts Ensemble)
MUSI 699Independent Study (Music Healing Practicum for 3 credits)3
MUSI 777Music and Consciousness 23
Six credits of6
Applied Music in Composition
MUSI 790Graduate Recital1
CVPA 600CVPA Graduate ProSeminar 10
Total Credits22