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Earn a Master of Music with a specialization in Music Education.
The Master of Music with a specialization in Music Education is designed specifically for music teachers working in K-12 education. You can focus your course work on Instrumental Music Education or Vocal/Choral Music Education depending your career path. The Masters in Music curriculum focuses on expanding your knowledge of music and music theory while growing your skills as an educator.
We know how busy you are, so we have designed a hybrid program of study to meet your educational goals without disrupting your personal and professional lives. With USD’s extensive online programs, you now have 24/7 access to the in-demand musical training program you are looking for. This 30 credit hour program is flexible and allows for successful completion in 2 years.
In this hybrid degree, the majority of course are offered in a flexible online format combined with two Summer on-campus events. The online coursework is structured to meet the needs of working teachers or recent undergraduates looking for an advanced degree. The interactive on-campus events include a workshop and a director’s seminar where student interact face-to-face with peers and USD faculty.