36 months
545 USD/credit 7085 USD/year
545 USD/credit 7085 USD/year
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The Music Education - Performance at Liberty University can be used to open the door to opportunities like the one above. Your passion for music and love for performing can be poured back into the next generation.

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Remember when you first started performing and your knees would knock together and your hands would sweat? Performing in front of a large group of people can incite anxiousness in the best musicians. You have the chance to invest in tomorrow’s musicians, teaching them how to effectively combat anxiety and perform at their very best. 

Why Choose Music Education - Performance at Liberty University

In order to be an effective music educator, you must ensure that your talents are as refined as possible. Earning a master’s degree in music education from Liberty is a great way to further advance in your musical abilities while learning the practical side of teaching theory and leading students with integrity.

Our graduate music students have access to 45 full-time faculty who have years of teaching, leadership, and performance experience. We believe that in order for you to achieve your best in this field, you need to learn from the best. In addition to your teachers, you will have state-of-the-art equipment at your fingertips from our very own professional-level recording studio to our world-class concert hall and songwriting lab.



Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Applied Music
  • Graduate Ensemble
  • Performance Pedagogy and Literature
  • Entrepreneurism in Music

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Liberty’s admission deadline is flexible, and we accept applications on a rolling admission basis. 


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Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Admission application
  • Self-certification form(for students who are in the final term of their bachelor’s degree)
  • Current Liberty undergraduate students seeking preliminary acceptance into a graduate program must complete a degree completion application through their ASIST account
  • Completion of an earned baccalaureate degree from an institution accredited by an agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education in one of the following areas: bachelor’s degree in music, music education, or music and worship
  • 3.0 GPA for admission in good standing

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    7085 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 545 USD per credit during 36 months.
  • National

    7085 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 545 USD per credit during 36 months.

Living costs for Lynchburg

942 - 1540 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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