Get the details on how to apply to the Music Education (M.S.) program.
This program has rolling admission. Priority will be given to students whose applications
and transcripts have been received by February 1 for fall admission and November 1
for spring admission and April 1 for summer admission. Students who miss the priority
deadline may contact the program director via email to inquire if space is still available
for the forthcoming term.
A bachelor's degree in music education or music from a regionally accredited college
or university, or certification as a public school teacher.
A minimum GPA of 3.00 for admission. All GPA calculations for admission are based
upon the last 60 units of undergraduate and post-baccalaureate study.
An interview with music education faculty. Contact Graduate Program Director to arrange
a time to meet in-person or virtually.
Contact the Program Director to establish an advising session
Using the Advising Form, you and the Program Director will review courses and outline your program
After a minimum of 20 units of course work, contact the Program Director to review
program completion progress and to make plans for completing the comprehensive examination
and the graduate project or thesis
In general, contact the Program Director about every 10 units of course work or as
needed throughout your degree.