Master of Science in Music Therapy
Indiana University Online

Program Details

Indiana University offers the online Master of Science in Music Therapy degree.  This music degree provides professional board-certified music therapists with advanced research skills and clinical practice in music therapy.  Students learn advanced research skills which enhance their critical analysis and integration of current research findings into clinical practice while also learning how to use the many tools available in music technology.  You will work with adults and children who have psychiatric disorders, mental retardation and developmental disabilities, speech and hearing impairments, physical disabilities, and neurological impairments, among others.  Music therapists hold jobs in a variety of settings, including:

  • Hospitals
  • Mental health agencies
  • Rehabilitation centers
  • Day care facilities
  • Private practices

This degree is awarded by Purdue University at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI).

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100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Indiana University Online 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

Interview, Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s), Portfolio, Recommendation/Reference Letter(s)

Additional Info

  • Requires current music therapy board certification or international equivalent