Music Education, Master | Colorado State University | Fort Collins, United States
12 months
Duration
31766 USD/year
31766 USD/year
15568 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The Music Education program from Colorado State University is designed for elementary and secondary music teachers who already hold a K–12 state music-teaching license or the international equivalent. 

Overview

Key Features

Specifically, this program is designed to inspire and develop the next generation of leaders in the field of music education by developing and applying scholarly research skills in the field of music education, the in-depth study of advanced pedagogical expertise, and the impact of contemporary learning theory on K–12 music education.

In this Music Education program from Colorado State University, successful students will have the opportunity to gain content knowledge regarding the history and philosophy of music education, an understanding of how quantitative, qualitative, and historical music research is conducted, advanced skills in music analysis and interpretation, and a contemporary understanding of the pedagogy of music teaching and learning. 

Students will also have the opportunity to participate in CSU music ensembles to continue to develop as musical artists. Additionally, students are expected to be full-time students in residence and will most likely be given the opportunity to teach or assist with undergraduate music education coursework depending upon level of expertise and program demands.

Programme Structure

Upon completion of the program, our students aspire to:
  • Be poised to be both highly qualified practitioners and leaders in K-12 education at the elementary and secondary levels
  • Apply learned skills in professional K-12 music teaching settings, including age-appropriate instructional delivery, ensemble leadership, curricular and pedagogical process, learning theory, and the impacts of assessment on student learning.
  • Develop the ability to think abstractly, analyze complex ideas or phenomena, synthesize, or generalize knowledge across disciplines and sub-disciplines, interpret and apply scholarly findings to specialized topic areas, and communicate ideas effectively in both oral and written forms.
  • Develop an awareness of substantive publications in the field of music education and the field of education as a whole.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Upload a variety of supporting documents directly to your application.
  • To submit official transcripts, contact your previous institutions to request they submit official transcripts to Colorado State University (use institution code 4075)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    31766 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 31766 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    31766 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 31766 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • In-State

    15568 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15568 USD for the full programme during 12 months.

Living costs for Fort Collins

1210 - 1800 USD /month
Living costs

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

Financing

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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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