The applicant must meet the
following requirements to be eligible for enrollment in the program:
Apply online or submit a paper application with the non-refundable
Have a valid teacher's certificate or equivalent.
Hold a music education degree from an accredited institution.
Submit official transcripts from all prior colleges or universities.
Have a minimum undergraduate grade point average (GPA) of 2.75. Students
lacking the basic GPA requirement may be required to take the GRE exam.
Complete a 500 word self-reflection essay which should address your personal
and professional goals for graduate study.
Submit three completed reference forms (2 professional and 1 personal).
Complete the diagnostic tests in music theory and music history. If a student desires to retake a diagnostic test, it must be done in a three week time period from the date of the first diagnostic attempt.
Submit a professional resume.
Have an interview with the Music Education Coordinator.