Suzuki Pedagogy

Ithaca College

24 months
868 USD/credit
868 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.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Suzuki Seminar I
  • Suzuki Seminar II
  • Summer Suzuki Practicum
  • Suzuki Practicum I
  • Suzuki Practicum II
  • Bibliography and Research in Music
  • Performance

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




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

  • There is a non-refundable fee of $40 for the graduate application. A link for paying the fee will appear after you submit your application in myIthaca.
  • Once your application is submitted, you may not make any changes to it. Be sure to thoroughly review all of your information and confirm that you are satisfied with your answers before you submit your application.
  • To insure that your application can be given full consideration, submit all requirements by the appropriate deadline.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    868 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 868 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    868 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 868 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.


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Due for update

Updated over a year ago

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Suzuki Pedagogy
Ithaca College