- University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music, Cincinnati, Ohio. Doctor of Musical Arts in Vocal Performance with a Cognate Field in Opera Directing, 2008.
- University of North Texas, Denton, Texas. Master of Music in Vocal Performance with a minor in Opera, 2003.
- Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, La. Bachelor of Music in Vocal Performance, Magna Cum Laude, 2001.