Master On Campus

Instrumental Music Education

University of Nevada, Reno

12 months
21592 USD/year
21592 USD/year
5498 USD/year
Tuition fee
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This Instrumental Music Education degree program from University of Nevada, Reno is offered for candidates who are active music teachers. 


All Master of Music in music education degree candidates must submit a video of their teaching prior to admission into the program. Since degree requirements and course offerings can change from year to year, consult the general course catalog for your appropriate school year's requirements and suggestions. The Instrumental Music Education program is offered at University of Nevada, Reno.


The department of music is a member of the National Association of Schools of Music (NASM). In addition, the music education program is a member of the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP). 

CAEP advances excellence in educator preparation through evidence-based accreditation that assures quality and supports continuous improvement to strengthen P-12 student learning.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Candidates for all master's degrees in music should consult the current department of music handbook for information concerning auditions and placement, as well as proficiency examinations. Please contact Kate Pollard for questions. 
  • Candidates must complete all Graduate School requirements for the master's degree.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®
GMAT admission requirements GMAT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree or recognized equivalent from a regionally accredited institution
  • Online application
  • Official transcripts from every institution attended for a complete history of your education
  • Official GRE or GMAT test scores from an exam taken within the past 5 years (exam requirement and recommended scores are determined by individual programs)
  • Resume or curriculum vitae
  • Statement of purpose
  • Letters of recommendation, per program-specific requirements (your recommenders will be notified by email after you complete your online application)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    21592 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21592 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    21592 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21592 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    5498 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5498 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Reno

860 - 1230 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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