Music Education, Master | Mississippi State University | Starkville, United States
12 months
Duration
16046 USD/year
16046 USD/year
9248 USD/year
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About

Mississippi State University's Master of Music Education program is both unique and practical, designed to fit into the busy lives of current music teachers. 

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Overview

The Master of Music Education at Mississippi State University is a hybrid program (a combination of summer and online courses) designed to support music professionals in the advancement of both their pedagogical and musical skills.  Included in the degree is performance practice, conducting, pedagogy, curriculum, music theory, history, and the essentials of research in music education.

Degree information:

  • The Choral and Elementary tracks are summer programs designed to be completed in three consecutive summers.
  • The Instrumental track is a summer program designed to be completed in a five-week term (June) during three consecutive summers, and ten credits of hybrid classes.
  • The MME consists of 32 credits.
  • Courses are taught by experienced faculty with years of successful classroom experience.

Programme Structure

Courses:

  • Directed Individual Study in Music Education

  • Techniques of Choral Conducting

  • The Child Voice

  • Elementary Music Pedagogy

  • Instructional Design for the Instrumental Music Program

  • Research in Music Education

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
79

Credits

32 SCH

Delivered

Blended

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
79

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Must have earned a baccalaureate degree in Music Education or a related field
  • Preferably have an undergraduate grade point average of 3.00 for admission to the graduate program
  • Must submit three letters of recommendation, with at least two coming from individuals familiar with the applicant's academic work; letters should address the applicant's potential for successfully completing graduate studies
  • Must submit a personal statement (500-1,000 words) describing the applicant's purpose for undertaking graduate study, including professional plans and career goals

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    16046 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8023 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    16046 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8023 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    9248 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4624 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for Starkville

800 - 1300 USD /month
Living costs

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

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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