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Music Education

New York University

12 months
Duration
67212 USD/year
67212 USD/year
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About

At this Music Education MA program from New York University, you will build on your background in music performance and education. You will study with renowned research faculty from NYC’s finest performers and artist-teachers and complete a capstone thesis of reflective practice in music education.

Overview

At this Music Education MA program from New York University, you’ll combine intensive study in music education with pedagogy and music specialization course work. You can choose from electives in research and praxis, including topics like teaching music composition and improvisation and technological trends in music education, as well as courses across the variety of programs at NYU Steinhardt.

You'll gain valuable experience through completing one semester of fieldwork in a New York City–based community setting, and learn from faculty who are active musicians, respected educators, regularly published authors, and avid researchers.

What You'll Learn

Throughout your program of study, you will cover:

  • Research in music and music education
  • Music education foundations
  • Curriculum development and teaching techniques 
  • Urban and culturally relevant music pedagogies
  • Technology-enhanced music teaching strategies
  • Approaches to teaching music with special learners

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Music Education Philosophy
  • Music Reference and Research Materials
  • Community Music
  • The Arts in Human Development
  • Tech Resources for Perf. Arts Educators 
  • Technological Trends in Music Education
  • Music for Exceptional Children
  • Psychology of Music Education
  • Current Readings in Music Education
  • Research in Music and Music Education

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

36 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Résumé/CV
  • Statement Of Purpose
  • Letters Of Recommendation
  • Transcripts
  • Proficiency in English
  • Audition and Writing Sample 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    67212 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 67212 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    67212 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 67212 USD for the full programme during 12 months.

Living costs for New York City

1819 - 3968 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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