This program is a full-time, in-residence graduate degree program designed for licensed elementary, middle school, and high school music educators who wish to become master teachers and leaders in the K-12 Music Education field. The goal of the Master of Music in Music Education is to develop the skill, intellect, and musicianship necessary among those who wish to become the next generation of leaders in the field of Music Education.

Effective Spring 2012

MU 342Psychology of Music3
MU 510Foundations of Music Education3
MU 517Analytic Techniques I 12-3
or MU 518 Analytic Techniques II
MU 520Elementary School Music 13
or MU 521 Junior and Senior High School Music
MU 555Choral Techniques, Style, and Interpretation 13
or MU 556 Advanced Instrumental Conducting and Techniques
MU 630Methods of Music Research 13
MU 696IGroup Study: Performance 12
Music history 13
Music literature 12
Electives 25-6
Program Total Credits:30

A minimum of 30 credits are required to complete this program. 

1

Specific courses will be approved by the candidate’s graduate committee. Students may be required to take additional course work as determined by diagnostic examinations and/or their graduate committee.

2

Select enough elective credits to bring program total to a minimum of 30 credits.