Master of Arts in Education Degree in Teacher Education - Music - Instrumental P-12 and Choral P-12

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Master of Arts in Education Degree

The Master of Arts in Education degree is awarded in the following major fields: school counseling, instructional leadership, early childhood education PK-3, elementary education K-6, P-12 education, secondary education, and special education: collaborative teacher K-6 and/or 6-12. Programs range from 33-51 semester hours. See program requirements below.

Prerequisites: valid Class B professional educator certificate in the field and Instrumental Conducting (MU 383) or Choral Conducting (MU 384).

See academic advisor for specific teaching field requirements. 

Required Courses for Secondary Education (6-12) (ALSDE/NCATE Approved) Secondary Education
ED 000Graduate Capstone0
ED 601Methods of Educational Research3
ED 603Trends, Issues, and Diversity in Learning3
ED 605Curriculum Development3
ED 634Advanced Methods of Teaching in Grades 6-123
ED 655Evaluation in Modern Education3
EEX 605Survey of Students with Disabilities 13
Select one from the following:3
Human Growth and Development
Multicultural Issues of Teaching ESOL
Digital Literacy Instructional Context
History and Philosophy of Education
Ethics and Education
Special Topics in Education
Required courses for Music—Instrumental (P-12) and Choral (P-12) (ALSDE/NCATE Approved)
MU 641Conducting and Rehearsal Technique2
MU 661Methods and Materials in Music Education3
MU 681Applied Instrument (any instrument or voice)1
Subject area advisor-approved graduate coursework in music6
Total Hours33