The online MM in Music Education degree program from Kent State University offers teachers of choral, instrumental, and general music the opportunity to develop and refine their professional skills. Graduates are prepared to:
Develop and apply knowledge of foundational principles of music education (history, philosophy, sociology, psychology); research methods and practices; music technology; methods of music education in instrumental, choral, and general music contexts; western music theory and history; and world music
Excibit scholarly writing skills focusing on comprehensive knowledge of research methodology
Demonstrate reading, research, writing, and critical-thinking skills related to contemporary music education contexts
Bachelor's degree in music education from an accredited college or university for unconditional admission
Minimum 3.0 undergraduate GPA for unconditional admission
Current and valid state teaching license earned from an accredited U.S. university program
One year of full-time teaching completed before beginning coursework
Three letters of recommendation
Accreditation & Licensing
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)
National Association of Schools of Music
Not all of Kent State's online programs are available in every state. Students should check prior to enrollment.
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