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Applied Music Pedagogy

Northeastern Illinois University

12 months
Duration
865 USD/credit 29410 USD/year
865 USD/credit 29410 USD/year
431 USD/credit 14654 USD/year
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About

The Music Department offers the Applied Music Pedagogy program of the Northeastern Illinois University. Pedagogy is defined as the art of teaching. 

Overview

Introduction

The Applied Music Pedagogy program of the Northeastern Illinois University prepares students who already have a bachelor's degree in music for successful:

  • college-level teaching;
  • in-service elementary and secondary public or private school teaching; or
  • continuation into doctoral degree work.

Northeastern is one of the only universities in the region to offer a degree in pedagogy.

Career Options

The M.A. in Applied Music Pedagogy leads to careers such as a:

  • teacher/instructor (community college levels)
  • elementary and secondary private studio teacher
  • recording artist
  • performer
  • vocalist
  • studio musician

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Music Bibliography And Research
  • Applied Music Pedagogy
  • Writing Intensive Program: Beethoven
  • Writing Intensive Program: Seminar In Music History: Stravinsky
  • Seminar In Music History: Baroque
  • Form and Analysis

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

34 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2.75

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completion of a Bachelors Degree in Music with a minimum GPA of 2.75
  • Audition and approval for 400-level in major applied instrument/voice
  • Letters of Recommendation about your music background
  • Completion of Entrance Placement Exams in music history and music theory, to be completed before the first semester of enrollment.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    29410 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 865 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    29410 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 865 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    14654 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 431 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Chicago

1297 - 2491 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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