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Music Therapy

Augsburg University

Master
12 months
Duration
902 USD/credit
902 USD/credit
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Tuition fee
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About

Located in Minneapolis, the Music Therapy program from Augsburg University has provided students with a holistic approach to health care through music medicine since 1974.

Overview

Our Music Therapy program from Augsburg University offers students who want to become a music therapist a wealth of opportunities to learn in a variety of clinical settings and through online coursework.

To build on that tradition, Augsburg has launched a music therapy graduate program in the Twin Cities. The Master of Music Therapy (MMT) program focuses on health and healing.

Vision and mission of the MMT program

  • To prepare students to be leaders in the field, while fostering their passion to serve clients and families, and offer unique learning experiences that allow them to discover and realize their full potential.
  • To engage students in life changing experiences, rich in experiential learning, collaborative in nature, fostering a holistic view of the use of music in health, healing and wellbeing.
  • To advance the practice of music therapy by preparing students through a hybrid master’s degree program that is innovative, flexible and possesses breadth and depth, designed to meet the changing demands of healthcare.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Music Psychotherapy
  • Music Therapy, Spirituality and Well-being
  • Music and Imagery
  • Advanced Music Therapy with Infants, Children and Family Centered Care
  • Music, Neurology and Physiology
  • Music Therapy in Palliative Care
  • Music Therapy in Trauma Informed Care
  • Transcultural Music Therapy 
  • Advanced Music Therapy Group Work
  • Interdisciplinary Practice & Research Methods in Music Therapy

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

36 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
2.5

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
80
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application
  • Official transcripts from bachelor degree granting institution as well as any institutions where prerequisite or equivalency courses have been taken. Transcripts must also be submitted for any credits earned after earning your bachelor’s degree. Military veterans must submit official transcripts from each school previously attended in order to utilize military benefits.
  • 2 letters of recommendation
  • Proof of Board Certification (if applicable)
  • Resume – Submit a resume that outlines your experience as a music therapist 
  • Personal Statement

Tuition Fee

  • International

    902 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 902 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    902 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 902 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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