The Music Department offers a graduate certificate in Community Music Education.
The Graduate Certificate in Community Music Education serves two purposes:
The Certificate program focuses on experiential work, with the coursework designed to support the students' immersive learning through internships. This aspect of the program includes intensive “hands-on” work in professional community music settings. Students are paired with veteran administrators and teachers to experience the various roles necessary to running successful non-profit arts organizations. Upon completion of the program, students will be credentialed in a comprehensive set of teaching and administrative skills, which they may apply to any professional context.
Curricular Pathway for the Graduate Certificate in Community Music Education (2 Semesters)
Students will choose one of the following options:
World Music Ensemble (Cambodian Ensemble) OR
Graduate Mixed Chamber Ensemble (Blues or R&B) OR
Contemporary Electronic Ensemble