The College of Piano Pedagogy at Michigan State University offers a variety of programs leading to the Master of Arts, Master of Music, Doctor of Musical Arts, and Doctor of Philosophy degrees. Within the framework approved by the faculty of the University and the College of Music, graduate programs are designed to respond to current professional and social needs and to students’ expectations and goals.
The programs combine selected aspects of the following learning opportunities: requisite course work; outreach and teaching experiences; and production, performance, or research projects.
The College faculty and student body represent diverse backgrounds and cultures and work together to challenge past assumptions and set future directions in the arts. An open and responsive learning environment continues to attract faculty, staff, and students from rich and varied cultural traditions into our educational community.
All of the graduate degree programs offered by the College of Music have been accredited by the National Association of Schools of Music.
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- Advanced Keyboard Methods and Literature
- Seminar in Piano Pedagogy
- Piano Performance
- Research in Music Education and Music Therapy
- 24 months
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DisciplinesMusic Pedagogy View 942 other Masters in Music in United States
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
To be considered for admission to the Master of Music degree program in piano pedagogy, an applicant must present a live performance audition before and be interviewed by a committee of faculty of the piano area.
With the approval of the faculty in the piano area, an applicant may be considered for admission to the program on the basis of:
- a high-quality audio or video recording of a recent performance
- a video recording of him or her teaching a piano lesson to a young child
- a written statement of his or her teaching philosophy.
International27792 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 27792 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
National27792 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 27792 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
In-State14144 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 14144 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
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