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Missouri State University

12 months
Duration
17248 USD/year
8576 USD/year
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About

Our flexible curriculum allows you to tailor your studies around your career goals. We offer a bachelor degree in Music at Missouri State University. 

Overview

Whether you are interested in composition, conducting, education, performance or plan to pursue doctoral studies, we provide the courses, faculty mentorship and resources you need. Our graduates found their forte at Missouri State and are now finding success teaching and performing all over the world.

If you decide to continue your education in a doctoral program, your career options will increase, as well as your earning potential. To aid in this transition, you should produce solid undergraduate work and secure faculty recommendations to help you move on to the next step.

Many of Missouri State University’s Music graduates have earned master’s and doctoral degrees and then gone on to teach music at the college level.

Careers and Outcomes

A graduate music degree from Missouri State University prepares you to work as a professional musician, teach at the university level and more. The following is a sampling of the careers our graduates have pursued:

  • Music teacher, band director, vocal instructor or choir director
  • Symphony orchestra performer
  • Vocalist with civic and metropolitan operas
  • Working on Disney’s "The Lion King" musical in New York City
  • Touring and singing with a Swedish operatic metal band
  • Recording solo jazz CDs
  • Performing and recording experimental electronic music
  • Pursuing doctoral degrees in music

Programme Structure

Concentrations: 

  • Composition
  • Conducting
  • Music Education
  • Pedagogy
  • Performance

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
79

Credits

32 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
79

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited music program with a completed major equivalent to certification by a state agency to teach music (K-12);
  • Interview with a faculty member in the music education area;
  • A letter of intent containing teaching and professional goals, future plans, and background information;
  • Two letters of recommendation from professionals familiar with the candidate's academic abilities and teaching potential.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17248 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17248 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    8576 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8576 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    8576 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8576 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Springfield

725 - 1020 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

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