Oberlin’s Unique Double-Degree System

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Oberlin Conservatory of Music
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Natasha Tiffany, MD, is a hematology and oncology specialist based in Salem, Oregon, who is currently active in the development and management of the Salem Cancer Institute. Apart from her medical training, Natasha Tiffany, MD, is also a classically trained pianist who completed the piano program at the prestigious Oberlin Conservatory of Music.

The Ohio-based Oberlin Conservatory of Music is the oldest such institution in the US, and is noted for maintaining an outstanding reputation, consistently being cited as one of the best music schools in the country. Oberlin also initiated several innovations in music education,

Oberlin College and Conservatory is credited with being the birthplace of the double degree, whereby graduates leave with another concentration besides music. The double degree has become a prime consideration for high-achieving students to consider Oberlin. The program enables students with multiple talents and interests to satisfy more than one of them at the same time.