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2019-2020 Catalog
Music Education: Professional Education (Master of Music Education)

Program Description for Music Education

Major: Music Education Concentration: Professional Education Degree: Master of Music Education

Informational Text (0 credits)

The Master of Music Education with a Concentration in Professional Education is designed for students who have completed a Bachelor's degree in a music discipline other than music education and wish to earn a teaching certificate through a state-approved graduate program. Program-specific admissions criteria (in addition to other graduate admissions requirements) include an interview with music education faculty as well as passing scores on all portions of the Florida Department of Education General Knowledge Exam.

Foundation (9 credits)

MUS5711 Bibliography (3 Credits)

MUH6684 Perspectives in Music History (3 Credits)

MUT6761 Perspectives in Music Theory (3 Credits)

Core Requirements (9 credits)

MUE6080 Hist/Phil Found Mus Ed (3 Credits)

MUE6695 Contemporary Issues in Pedagog (3 Credits)

SELECT ONE FROM BELOW:

  • MUE 5316 Teaching Elementary Music Programs (3 credits)
  • MUE 5336 Teaching Secondary Choral Music Programs (3 credits)
  • MUE 5338 Teaching Secondary Instrumental Music Programs (3 credits)

Major Requirements (15 credits)

Equivalent undergraduate coursework may be used to substitute for up to 3 courses in this category with prior approval of music education faculty and College of Education and Human Services faculty.

EDF6211 Advanced Ed'L Psychology (3 Credits)

EDF6442 Assessment in the Curriculum (3 Credits)

EDG6407 Managing Eff Learn Env (3 Credits)

RED6656 Adv Foundations of Reading (3 Credits)

Similar graduate-level Reading or TESOL courses may be substituted with prior approval of music education faculty and College of Education and Human Serivces faculty.

TSL6525 Cross Culture Comm/Knowledge (3 Credits)

Similar graduate-level Reading or TESOL courses may be substituted with prior approval of music education faculty and College of Education and Human Services faculty.

Capstone Experience (6 credits)

MUE6946 Grad Intern Secondary School (9 Credits)

MUS6960 Comprehensive Oral Examination (0 Credits)