Admissions: Programs of Study


Music Education


Graduates of this program are eligible for certification to teach and supervise vocal and instrumental music (K-12). In addition to the core music requirements, students take required music education courses, as well as the 25-credit professional education component. Starting in freshman year, students gain practical experience in the K-12 setting. By the end of junior year, students have accumulated a total of 100 hours of assigned field experience in practical classroom observations. The current job market for music educators reflects a high demand including work with young children as an early childhood music specialist, elementary (K-6) or secondary (7-12) music educator, or as a music supervisor.

Degree: Bachelor of Music - BM
Program Website
College: Insalaco College of Creative and Performing Arts
Department Website: Music, Theatre, and Dance

Student/Faculty Ratio: 13:1

Accreditations

National Association of Schools of Music
Pennsylvania Department of Education

Contact Information

Office of University Admissions
866-279-9663
Email: YourFuture@marywood.edu

Chairperson: Joan McCusker, IHM, PhD
Department of Music, Theatre and Dance
570-348-6268
Email: mccusker@marywood.edu

Meet Lisa

Education Major

The Student Activities Office is my home away from home!

see all Ambassador profiles »

Meet Chris

Communication Arts Alum

I wouldn't be where I am today without the opportunities Marywood afforded me.

see all Alumni profiles »

Meet Daryl

Undergraduate Admissions Counselor
Life is an ongoing learning process and your potential is limitless. Dream big and then decide to make your dreams a reality.

see all Counselor profiles »