12 months
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783 USD/credit 24273 USD/year
783 USD/credit 24273 USD/year
498 USD/credit 15438 USD/year
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About

The Master of Music in Music Education degree program from University of Central Arkansas provides advanced study of music teaching in elementary and secondary schools and professional preparation for those who already possess initial certification.  

Overview

Key Features

Graduate work in the Music Education degree program from University of Central Arkansas is designed to provide advanced professional training. Other Master of Music concentrations provide specialized study in performance, conducting, and music theory. 

Graduate Assistantships are available in all areas and are awarded based on merit.  For theory, a score of 75% or better on the UCA music theory entrance exam is required. For performance and conducting areas, an audition with area faculty is required. For conducting and education areas, a taped performance of the applicant’s ensemble is required.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Linear Analysis 
  • Analytical Techniques for Twentieth-Century Music
  • Seminar in Music Theory
  • Analysis of Music of the 18th and 19th Centuries
  • Nineteenth-Century Music 
  • Twentieth-Century Music
  • Eighteenth-Century Music
  • Music in the Baroque Era

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • It is recommended that you submit your  Graduate School application at least one month before the semester you wish to start.

Credits

31 SCH

31-34

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2.7

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  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A baccalaureate degree from an accredited institution
  • Minimum cumulative undergraduate GPA of 2.70 on a scale of 4.00 OR at least a 3.00 in the last 60 hours of undergraduate study
  • Minimum 3.00 GPA on any graduate course work taken at another accredited institution
  • Test Scores –  Most of our programs do not require standardized test scores. If the program requires scores for the Graduate Record Exam (GRE) or GMAT, the scores must be less than five years old. Register to take the GRE on the ETS website and send your scores to UCA.  UCA’s GRE institution code is 6012. See the UCA Graduate Bulletin for program-specific admission requirements.
  • Program-specific admission requirements – These vary by program and include items such as test scores, interviews, etc.  

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    24273 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 783 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    24273 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 783 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    15438 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 498 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Conway

878 - 1274 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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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