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Music Education

Hofstra University

24 months
1605 USD/credit 30495 USD/year
1605 USD/credit 30495 USD/year
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This Music Education program from Hofstra University is designed to prepare students with the comprehensive knowledge and skills required to succeed in today's schools.


Program Details

Do you remember the excitement of your first school concert or your performances in a band or choir? Do you aspire to be like the music teachers who inspire you? Develop the knowledge, skills, and experiences required for an exciting career as a music educator in pre-K through grade 12 public, private, or parochial schools. 

Every year, thousands of students choose to become a part of this Music Education program from Hofstra University. Look around to see which Music Education program is right for you.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Development and Learning in Childhood and Adolescence
  • Perspectives on Educational Practice
  • Information Technology for Teachers
  • Integrating Technology in Music Education
  • The Exceptional Child
  • Inclusion in Today's Schools
  • Literacy for Special Subjects Teachers
  • General Methods of Teaching

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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Rolling Admission


38 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

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GRE admission requirements GRE®
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A completed application form to the master's program.
  • A minimum overall GPA of 3.0 on all undergraduate course work, or its equivalent (e.g., a 3.0 in a completed graduate program). We encourage you to submit all transcripts from your undergraduate work and any graduate work for consideration.
  • A minimum GPA of 2.75 on course work in music.
  • Completion of General Education Core requirements for teacher education programs (see below).
  • A written personal statement of professional intent and rationale.
  • Two letters of reference that address the applicant's potential to succeed in the teaching profession and in graduate course work.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    30495 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1605 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    30495 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1605 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Hempstead

1300 - 2834 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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