Master of Music Education
William Carey University

Program Details

The Master of Music Education degree program provides an opportunity for music educators to perfect musicianship and enhance pedagogical expertise toward becoming master teachers. The program supports and advances the mission of William Carey University which is to provide quality liberal arts and professional education programs within a caring Christian academic community, encouraging the individual student to develop his or her highest potential in scholarship, leadership, and service. Upon completion of the Master of Music Education degree, students will be eligible for an advanced license to teach in the state of Mississippi.


  • All students accepted must have completed a bachelor’s degree in music from an institution accredited by NASM (National Association of Schools of Music)
  • Must provide official transcripts as documentation
  • Entering students must have a minimum undergraduate grade point average of 2.5 over their last 64 credit hours of coursework
  • Students accepted into the program must either have a teaching license or have successfully passed Praxis I and Praxis II (music content, only) examinations

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

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