Master of Arts in Music / Music Education
Eastern Illinois University

Program Details

The online Master of Arts in Music with a concentration in Music Education program further prepares students to teach music.  The curriculum allows working music educators to apply new ideas and teaching techniques directly to their classrooms as they advance through the program.  Courses include:

  • Music Theory Pedagogy
  • History and Philosophy of Music Education
  • Graduate Music Education Seminar
  • Seminar in Music History
  • Psychology of Music Teaching and Learning


  • Bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution
  • Official transcripts
  • 2.75 minimum GPA in the last 60 hours of academic work
  • Three letters of recommendation

School Accreditation Statement

Higher Learning Commission