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Belmont University

24 months
1400 USD/credit 23800 USD/year
1400 USD/credit 23800 USD/year
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Students entering the Pedagogy Major at Belmont University seek specialization in the teaching of their particular performance area. An important emphasis is placed on excellence in performance as well as excellence in teaching.


Pedagogy courses include two semesters of pedagogy, and one or two semesters of supervised teaching. Applied study and literature are also part of the major. Supporting music courses include research, theory, history and ensemble. Vocal Pedagogy students participate and can be Graduate Assistants in the Vocal Arts Lab.


  • Pedagogy majors at Belmont University are required to successfully complete comprehensive written and oral examinations. 
  • The culminating project is a choice of either the lecture recital or the thesis/project track.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Music History Seminar
  • Analytical Techniques
  • Culminating Project/Examinations
  • Graduate Chamber Music Studies

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


34 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Two completed recommendation forms from individuals who know the applicant's musical abilities. At least one recommendation must be completed by an individual who can address the applicant's accomplishments and potential in the academic classroom setting.
  • A list of repertory studied in the principal performing area, including undergraduate junior and senior recital repertory, if applicable.
  • A writing sample from undergraduate academic course work.
  • Official transcripts of all previous college and masters level work. International applicants with college level coursework from foreign institutions must have their transcripts evaluated by a credential evaluation service such as World Education Services ( Applicants must have a minimum of a 3.0 cumulative GPA. Students who have earned below a 3.0 may be considered on a case-by-case basis.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    23800 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1400 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    23800 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1400 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Nashville

1183 - 2197 USD /month
Living costs

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


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