Licentiate in Music (L. Mus.)


Are you a skilled musician who would like to improve your practical skills?

The three-year Licentiate in Music (L. Mus.) program is a performance-intensive program designed for instrumentalists and singers who wish to concentrate on their practical subjects while limiting theoretical and general academic requirements.

You are eligible to apply from high school, CEGEP or college/university. The performance level expected is above that of a bachelor's degree.


This program is perfect for those who wish to pursue a career as a performer. The emphasis on practical components will allow you to improve upon your skills, while also gaining some additional background in theory.

You could become a professional:

  • Performer
  • Composer
  • Music instructor
  • Choral director

Ready to apply?

For this program, you'll need to apply to the Schulich School of Music.

See the full eligibility information for more information about deadlines and required documents for your application.

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