Suzuki Pedagogy

Ithaca College

Master On Campus
24 months
919 USD/credit
919 USD/credit
Tuition fee
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The Suzuki Pedagogy programs in the Ithaca College School of Music are designed to produce excellent performers as well as excellent teachers. Our Suzuki Pedagogy degree program is open to candidates whose major performance area is violin or viola. 


There is a two-year residency requirement, and you must attend the Suzuki Teacher Institute during the summer between the two years of residency. All Suzuki course work, as well as the master's degree, is registered with the Suzuki Association of the Americas.


The Ithaca College offers this exceptionally successful Suzuki Pedagogy master’s program in combination with Ithaca Talent Education, a nationally recognized Suzuki training center. Upon graduation you will be highly sought after by Suzuki schools and teaching centers throughout the United States.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Survey of Violin and Viola Literature
  • Suzuki Seminar
  • Suzuki Practicum
  • Instrumental Chamber Music

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




32 alternative credits


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.

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.
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).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • $40 application fee (A nonrefundable $40 application fee must accompany the application for admission.)
    • official transcripts from all postsecondary institutions attended
    • letter(s) of recommendation

Tuition Fee

  • International

    919 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 919 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    919 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 919 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.


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Suzuki Pedagogy
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