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Piano Performance Piano Pedagogy

12 months
1458 USD/credit 56862 USD/year
1458 USD/credit 56862 USD/year
1095 USD/credit 42705 USD/year
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Integrate high-level piano performance skills with pedagogical components and credentials with the Master of Piano Performance Piano Pedagogy in Temple University's Boyer College of Music and Dance.


Through the Piano Performance Piano Pedagog program from Temple University, you will be exposed to a wide range of musical repertoire. Hands-on training complements an innovative curriculum and ample opportunities for interdisciplinary collaboration and networking. This program places an emphasis on work ethic, collaboration and interest in diverse musical styles. The ultimate goal of the program is to develop cumulative knowledge and skills in music and, more specifically, keyboard. You will also be prepared for careers as educators, where you will be able to help relay the skills and habits of piano performance to other students. Courses taken in research, theory, history, pedagogy and performance practice will inform graduates’ future career choices.


Pursuing a Piano Performance/Piano Pedagogy MM prepares students to continue their studies through a doctoral program or enter one of the following career opportunities, among others.

  • Collaborative pianist
  • Concert hall stage manager
  • Director of music
  • Music teacher or professor
  • Piano instructor

Programme Structure


  • Baroque Keyboard Performance 
  • Listening/Learning Skills Piano 
  • Piano Accompanying Chamber Music
  • Recital Accompanying 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


39 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Letters of Reference: 2
  • Coursework Required for Admission Consideration
  • Bachelor's Degree in Discipline/Related Discipline
  • Statement of Goals: Include your special interests within the discipline and expectations for the program.
  • Standardized Test Scores
  • Audition
  • Resume: Current resume required.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    56862 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1458 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    56862 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1458 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    42705 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1095 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Philadelphia

1313 - 2284 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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