Master of Music in Music Education
Kent State University

Program Details

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

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Program Accreditation & Licensing

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

National Association of Schools of Music (NASM)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Kent 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), Statement of Purpose/Intent, Resume/CV, Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Occupational License

Additional Info

  • Bachelor's degree in music education
  • Current and valid state teaching license
  • One year of full-time teaching completed before beginning coursework