In addition to general music, choral music, wind and string instrumental pedagogy, music education majors receive training in such methodologies as Kodály, Suzuki, and Orff.
The Master of Music Education (MMEd) programs at University of Hartford are designed for music educators who wish to pursue advanced study within a specific area of music education, such as conducting, Kodàly, or research. With different emphasis areas from which to choose, you gain the knowledge and skills you need to become specialists in your desired field. You can choose to study during the academic year, or summers-only at Hartt’s Summerterm.
- Choral Conducting
- Wind Band Conducting
- Jazz Studies
- Measurement and Evaluation
- Psychology of Music
- Curriculum Design in Music Education
- Music Leadership and Administration
- History and Philosophy of Music Education
- Music Learning Theory of Edwin Gordon
- Learning Theories in Music
- 12 months
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Complete an application to the University of Hartford
- Complete an audition and interview*. All applicants will have an interview within their major’s department or with their audition panel. Applicants to all graduate music education programs will also complete a brief music skills assessment test.
- Letter of Intent
- Performance/Professional Resume
- Repertoire list: Required for all auditioning applicants
- Preliminary Video and Portfolio Submission
- Three letters of recommendation
- Transcripts from all higher education institutions attended
- $90 fee ($50 application fee + $40 audition/interview fee
International21000 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 700 USD per credit during 12 months.
National21000 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 700 USD per credit during 12 months.
Living costs for West Hartford
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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