Music Education

Lee University

755 USD/credit
755 USD/credit
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Whether you are a recent college graduate, an active educator, or a practicing worship leader, the graduate program in music at Lee University was designed with you in mind. The Lee University School of Music has the faculty, curriculum, facilities, flexible scheduling, and collateral training opportunities to prepare you for the work of tomorrow’s musician and advanced studies in music.


Upon completion of the Master of Music-Music Education degree, the graduate should be able to demonstrate:

  • The ability to prepare musical experiences/performances that are informed by an understanding of historical performance practice and advanced musical analysis, and frame the results in a scholarly manner.
  • The ability to articulate a Christian worldview of music and the arts.
  • The ability to organize, administer and develop a program of choral, instrumental or elementary music including: personnel, facilities, equipment, and budget.
  • A basic working knowledge of current music technology for use in the classroom and in performance.
  • Interpersonal skills necessary to function effectively in public and/or private schools with students, parents, staff, administrators, and the community.
  • Knowledge of current trends and issues in music education and how to function within them.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research Methods/Design in Music Education
  • Foundations of Music Education 
  • Curriculum and Assessment in Music Education
  • Current Issues in Music Education 

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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.

Other requirements

General requirements

The following application materials must be submitted:  

  • Completed Application Form
  • $25.00 Application Fee (non-refundable)
  • Official Transcript of all college work
  • Essay explaining rationale for graduate study (see criteria for specific degree program)
  • Resume
  • Three Recommendation Forms completed by three professionals, including two academic and one personal reference
  • Measles Immunization Verification (if born after January 1, 1957)
  • Proof of a Tuberculin PPD skin test taken within a one-year period of the date of admissions application

Tuition Fee

  • International

    755 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 755 USD per credit and a duration of  .
  • National

    755 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 755 USD per credit and a duration of  .


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