All posts filed under “Admissions

What’s in a Personal Statement?

With less than one month to go before our Feb. 1st application deadline, I wanted to share a revised post from ISM alum and former Assistant Dean of Admissions at Yale Divinity School, Sean McAvoy (M.A.R. ’10), who takes readers through all of the necessary information you […]

It’s the final countdown…

…of Admissions season, that is!  With just a few weeks left before the February 1st divinity application deadline, a holiday break right around the corner, and finals in full swing on campus, things are definitely busy around the ISM!  Many of you may be in the midst […]

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ISM Admissions on the Road!

Greetings, and happy October! With the fall season officially upon us, and a new academic year in full swing, it’s now time to start thinking about Admissions season here at the ISM!  The deadline for application to our music programs is December 1, 2015; the deadline […]

Student Essay | Edmund Milly, M.M. ’15

Greetings, everyone!  Today’s post is courtesy of Edmund Milly, bass-baritone, and second-year M.M. student in the vocal program (Early Music, Oratorio, and Chamber Ensemble).  He has kindly agreed to show us what a “typical” week looks like for a full-time student to juggle a jam-packed performing […]

Student Essay | William Stanley, M.Div. ’15

Happy Friday (and a happy long weekend at that!)!   We’ve just finished our first full week of spring semester classes, which means that our student community is either a) settling comfortably into new course schedules, rehearsals, and routines; b) debating between whether to take […]

Day in the Life: Emilie Coakley, MAR ’14

Our second “Day in the Life” student contributer is Emilie Coakley (MAR ), who has kindly agreed to take us with her on a “Typical Tuesday” at the ISM and YDS.  Enjoy!  Hello everyone! My name is Emilie Coakley. I’m a first-year student here at […]

Is the ISM the place for you?

Are you interested in pursuing a graduate education in Music?  Theology?  Worship? Literature? Art?  All of the above?  Then you’ve come to the right place! The Institute of Sacred Music is an interdisciplinary graduate center dedicated to the study and practice of sacred music, worship, […]

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