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M.M.E.--Additional Specific Requirements

The Master of Music Education degree provides opportunity for advanced study in the art of music, pedagogy, and systematic problem solving. In addition to the traditional academic year program, a "summer only" option is available.

A minimum of 30 credits is required, of which 20 must be earned at the University Park campus. At least 18 credits at the 500 level or above (with at least 6 credits in 500 level) must be included in the program.

Admission requires 12–15 credits in music education methods at the undergraduate level, successful teaching or student teaching experience, and a video taped demonstration of teaching and musical competence. Also required are a master's paper and a comprehensive examination.


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