Master of Arts in Music Education
Adams State University

Program Details

The Master of Arts in Music Education, an online music degree program, provides a path to an advanced understanding of musical pedagogy.  It provides an opportunity for K-12 teachers to earn a master’s degree in music education while continuing to work in their classrooms.  What you learn from this online teaching degree will be of immediate benefit to the students you are teaching.  The curriculum is designed to further both your musical and professional goals. 

Courses are likely to include:

  • Intro to Music Ed Research
  • Music Ed History & Philosophy
  • Soc & Psych of Music Ed

% Online

Mostly Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Adams State University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent

Additional Info

  • Program requires a three-day summer residency at the beginning of the degree program
  • Must hold a baccalaureate degree in music from an accredited institution or hold a baccalaureate degree in another subject and have a.) completed a state licensure program in music or b.) earned a passing grade on a state standardized licensure exam in music or music education