Doctor of Philosophy in Music Education
Auburn University

Program Details

Do you want to share the gift of music? The online Ph.D. in Music Education at Auburn University gives you a chance to further your research in music education. This online music degree prepares you to work as a university faculty member, serve as a curriculum expert, and be a leader in music education. 

In this program, you will work directly with experienced faculty to expand your knowledge and develop independent research skills. The degree culminates with an independent research study that leads to your final dissertation.

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Program Accreditation & Licensing

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Auburn University is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Master Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests


Application Requirements

Criminal Background Check, Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent

Additional Info

Candidates must provide:

  • Evidence of ability to improve student achievement
  • Evidence of leadership & management potential