Music Pedagogy (M.M.)

Become a master teacher in your discipline with the master’s in music pedagogy.

Why Earn a Master’s Degree in Music Pedagogy?

The Master of Music in music pedagogy will hone your skills as a teacher on your instrument or voice through on-campus and online coursework. You will work closely with the program director to design a personalized program to suit your needs.

Graduates gain employment in a variety of settings, including private studio teaching, classroom teaching, and with other organizations or businesses. 

The program is accredited by the National Association of Schools of Music. Instruction in the major area includes courses in music pedagogy, music education, music literature, and the completion of a pedagogical project. Supporting courses involve research methods, introduction to advanced music theory, and further refining of your performance skills. 

Admission and Degree Requirements

Learn more about admission requirements and deadlines to apply to the program. View degree requirements and course descriptions in the Graduate Catalog.

why towson university?

Outstanding faculty

Small classes taught by faculty recognized regionally for their musical talent give you a real opportunity to interact with your instructors and fellow classmates.


Towson University’s Center for the Arts features state-of-the-art facilities, including a recording studio, keyboard lab, percussion practice rooms, resource room, and computer lab.

National accreditation

Towson University’s Master of Music in music pedagogy is accredited by the National Association of Schools of Music.


From jazz festival concerts to faculty recitals, Towson University offers a host of opportunities to attend musical events and perform. Learn more about the department’s upcoming events.

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Program Coordinator

Dr. Eva Mengelkoch
Center for the Arts
Room 4061
Monday - Friday
8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
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