M.Ed./M.Sc. On Campus Online

Music Education

Auburn University

12 months
1680 USD/credit 50400 USD/year
1680 USD/credit 50400 USD/year
560 USD/credit 16800 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Teaching music is a rewarding career. Like you, we focus on student success. If you’re considering a master’s degree in Music Education at Auburn University, we can help you reach your goal. Both degrees are offered online and on campus.


The M.Ed. degree in Music Education at Auburn University can lead to a recommendation for Class A Alabama professional educator certification and can be completed in as little as three semesters (Summer-Spring-Summer).

The M.S. degree in Music Education at Auburn University (which does not lead to certification) provides an interdisciplinary graduate-level education for community-based or international music educators.

M.Ed. Degree Overview

The M.Ed. degree leads to recommendation for Class A Alabama professional educator certification.

M.S. Degree Overview

The M.S. degree does not lead to professional educator certification.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • School and Community Music
  • Practicum in Area of Specialization
  • Applications of Technology in Music Education
  • Digital Media Production for Music Education
  • Music Instruction Multimedia Research and Development
  • Organization of Program in Music Education

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete the Graduate School application.
  • Include email addresses for 3 references. Each will receive an email to complete an electronic reference form and letter.
  • Pay the graduate application fee


  • The M.Ed. requires a current music teaching certificate.
  • Both the M.Ed. and M.S. require the GRE, all transcripts, and a clear background check.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    50400 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1680 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    50400 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1680 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    16800 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 560 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • Online cost: 630 USD per credit

Living costs for Auburn

850 - 1300 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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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