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A bachelor’s degree is given to dedicated students who have completed approximately 120 credit hours of study in their chosen fields and typically marks the end of a student’s undergraduate career. Degree programs generally take between three and seven years to complete depending on the subject and course load. What is a Bachelor in Music Education? This degree prepares musicians of al… Read more

A bachelor’s degree is given to dedicated students who have completed approximately 120 credit hours of study in their chosen fields and typically marks the end of a student’s undergraduate career. Degree programs generally take between three and seven years to complete depending on the subject and course load.

What is a Bachelor in Music Education? This degree prepares musicians of all types to pass down their knowledge to their future pupils in a manner that’s clear and effective and that adheres to current standards. Students may be expected to cover subjects including the psychology of music and presentation, stage planning, ear training, and music pedagogy. They usually also complete a number of courses associated with the various instruments they plan to teach. These may be taken alongside core classes involving history and mathematics.

During their studies, students should master a number of different skills that make them more effective in their chosen careers and in their personal lives. These likely include enhanced musical abilities, the ability to promote healthy teamwork practices, and better organizational techniques.

The cost of obtaining a music education degree will vary widely between different course participants simply because tuition changes drastically between different schools and host countries. Checking out pricing and course duration should be prospective students’ first step before deciding on a school.

A bachelor’s degree in this field may open the door to numerous fulfilling music-based careers for those who manage to finish the program. The first of these is a music teacher or music professor, the most common occupation for graduates with a degree of this variety. Band director is another excellent position to consider, along with musicologist, private instrument teacher, music librarian, and district supervisor of music. The majority of these jobs focus heavily on both music performance and education in a classroom-based setting.

Online courses may be the best bet for students with full schedules or existing careers, but both local and international options are available for students who prefer a more traditional learning experience. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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University of Redlands
Redlands, USA

The Music Education degree program in the School of Music of the University of Redlands is committed to excellence in musicianship, teaching, and scholarship in the preparatio ... +

The Music Education degree program in the School of Music of the University of Redlands is committed to excellence in musicianship, teaching, and scholarship in the preparation of future music educators. The School of Music encourages the highest music standards for Music Education majors. -
Bachelor
Full-time
4 years
English
Campus
 
Wartburg College
Waverly, USA

The Bachelor of Music Education/Music Therapy degree is offered for those who wish to qualify for K-12 licensure through the state department of education and as a Board-Certi ... +

The Bachelor of Music Education/Music Therapy degree is offered for those who wish to qualify for K-12 licensure through the state department of education and as a Board-Certified Music Therapist through the Certification Board for Music Therapy. -
Bachelor
Full-time
4 years
English
Aug 2022
Campus
 
Zuyd University of Applied Sciences
Maastricht, Netherlands

Do you have strong educational and teaching skills and/or are you working as a music teacher? Have you completed an instrumental or vocal music degree program (Bachelor of Mus ... +

Do you have strong educational and teaching skills and/or are you working as a music teacher? Have you completed an instrumental or vocal music degree program (Bachelor of Music)? If so, the two-year Music in Education programme is the next step. -
Bachelor
Full-time
2 years
English
Campus
 

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The Education University of Hong Kong
Hong Kong

Education Major equips students to be a competent, versatile and creative music teacher with a firm foundation in musical understanding and professional practices to meet thei ... +

Education Major equips students to be a competent, versatile and creative music teacher with a firm foundation in musical understanding and professional practices to meet their future professional needs in both primary and secondary schools. The Discipline Major courses equip students with a broad understanding of the diversity of the arts in the cultural and creative industries. -
Bachelor BA
Full-time
5 years
English
Campus
 
Carroll University
Waukesha, USA

Play. Sing. Conduct. Teach. Because it takes the most accomplished musicians to make the most inspiring music, our program prepares you for a career of distinction and leaders ... +

Play. Sing. Conduct. Teach. Because it takes the most accomplished musicians to make the most inspiring music, our program prepares you for a career of distinction and leadership in the classroom. You’ll benefit from the expertise of our music and education faculty in this program, which is jointly administered by the two departments. You’ll receive extensive training in performance, conducting, and analysis and you’ll have opportunities to direct university ensembles. You’ll also develop the skills needed to succeed as a teacher and spend a semester student teaching to hone your abilities as a classroom leader. -
Bachelor
Full-time
4 years
English
Campus
 
Hardin-Simmons University
Abilene, USA

Through the study and application of philosophy, method, and practice, music education students are prepared for a vocation in the public school music classroom. By means of i ... +

Through the study and application of philosophy, method, and practice, music education students are prepared for a vocation in the public school music classroom. By means of intensive classroom and ensemble experience, the department of music education provides students with skills necessary for professional competency. -
Bachelor
Full-time
4 years
English
22 Aug 2022
Campus
 
NYACK College
New York, USA

The Bachelor of Music, Education degree consists of a strong Music program with a broad range of additional studies specific to Education, including a semester for student tea ... +

The Bachelor of Music, Education degree consists of a strong Music program with a broad range of additional studies specific to Education, including a semester for student teaching. Students in this program will take many of the classes, ensembles, and private lessons which are available to those in the Bachelor of Music Degree programs, but have fewer electives due to the demands of the Education degree. Graduates with the Music Education Degree may go on to Master’s Degree programs or commence teaching in the public or Christian schools upon their certification. -
Bachelor
Full-time
54 months
English
Sep 2022
Campus
 
University of the Arts Helsinki
Helsinki, Finland

The program gives you the chance to become a multi-talent in music education. You will learn to master different musical styles on several instruments, lead choirs and bands, ... +

The program gives you the chance to become a multi-talent in music education. You will learn to master different musical styles on several instruments, lead choirs and bands, and arrange material for various kinds of ensembles. You will utilize existing research in your teaching as well as in evaluation and development work. Our program allows you to build networks with prospective employers already during your studies. -
Bachelor
Full-time
3 years
Finnish, Swedish
Campus
 
Middle Tennessee State University
Murfreesboro, USA

If you are an instrumentalist interested in teaching band, orchestra, or general music, MTSU is the place to study. With faculty members that excel both in instrumental perfor ... +

If you are an instrumentalist interested in teaching band, orchestra, or general music, MTSU is the place to study. With faculty members that excel both in instrumental performance and teaching techniques, the MTSU School of Music offers preparation for future teachers—equipping them to instill students with performance skills and musical understandings. -
Bachelor
Full-time
4 years
English
Sep 2022
Campus
 
Asbury University (ACBSP)
Wilmore, USA

Asbury University is an accredited institutional member of The National Association of Schools of Music and offers a Bachelor of Science in Music Education with tracks in Gene ... +

Asbury University is an accredited institutional member of The National Association of Schools of Music and offers a Bachelor of Science in Music Education with tracks in General Music, Instrumental Music, Vocal Music, or Combined Instrumental/Vocal Music. -
BSc
Full-time
4 years
English
Campus
 
Northern State University
Aberdeen, USA

The NSU music department will help you grow as a musician while preparing you to excel in your dream career as a music teacher. As an NSU music major, you can learn to: Teach ... +

The NSU music department will help you grow as a musician while preparing you to excel in your dream career as a music teacher. As an NSU music major, you can learn to: Teach music to K-12 students; Perform and create music; and Develop students’ understanding and appreciation of the art of music. The instrumental emphasis is for you if you’d like to teach K-12 instrumental music and supervise school music programs. You’ll be encouraged to take vocal courses to strengthen your musicianship. -
Bachelor
Full-time
4 years
English
22 Aug 2022
Campus
 
Jul academy
Rende, Italy

The LCM Bachelor in Vocals, Piano, Guitar, Keyboard, Drums and Bass provides students with the opportunity to become highly skilled artist-teachers who are prepared to teach m ... +

The LCM Bachelor in Vocals, Piano, Guitar, Keyboard, Drums and Bass provides students with the opportunity to become highly skilled artist-teachers who are prepared to teach music in settings. -
Bachelor
Part-time
Italian, English
Online
 
Cairn University School of Music
Langhorne, USA

The Music Education major offers a nurturing environment preparing future music instructors to teach anything, anywhere. Graduates are prepared for certification through the s ... +

The Music Education major offers a nurturing environment preparing future music instructors to teach anything, anywhere. Graduates are prepared for certification through the state of Pennsylvania and the Association of Christian Schools International. Professors are extremely active in the music education field regionally, nationally, and internationally, resulting in a broad network of student teaching opportunities. -
Bachelor
 
Metropolitan University of Educational Sciences (Universidad Metropolitana de Ciencias de la Educación (UMCE))
Ñuñoa, Chile

He is a professional who stands out for his ability to reflect critically, to generate situated proposals for improvement, and for creating learning opportunities for his stud ... +

He is a professional who stands out for his ability to reflect critically, to generate situated proposals for improvement, and for creating learning opportunities for his students. Likewise, he has skills that allow him to communicate adequately, in his mother tongue and in a second language, adapt to the use of technological resources, and form collaborative work teams. He shows solid teaching training that allows him to understand music and the different sound manifestations as a form of knowledge, enhancing aesthetic sensitivity in his students. On this epistemological basis, it is possible to manage didactic and evaluative processes, guaranteeing adequate educational mediation in the various performance contexts. Likewise, he is able to seek solutions to problems that arise in his professional work, pertinent to the context, respectful of the beliefs and customs of people and their communities. He develops research on his practice based on the generation of actions to improve musical educational processes. Added to the above is the ability to manage various projects for the development of musical expression in contexts of formal and non-formal education, strengthening the integrative and intercultural value of music in the educational community in which it is inserted and in society. -
Bachelor
Spanish (Chile)
Campus
 
Washington and Lee University
Lexington, USA

Through small classes and one-on-one interaction with outstanding faculty, music majors develop the ability to perform, create, contextualize and analyze music, and have oppor ... +

Through small classes and one-on-one interaction with outstanding faculty, music majors develop the ability to perform, create, contextualize and analyze music, and have opportunities to pursue their musical interests through participation in the department’s classes, ensembles, applied lessons and events. -
BA
English