Music Teacher Licensure Preparation, Post-Baccalaureate Certificate

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A baccalaureate degree in music is required. Applicants must hold a current position teaching music in a school setting.

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Certificate Program Requirements

Required: 18 credit hours

The Music Teacher Licensure Preparation certificate requires 18 credit hours across three semesters (Fall, Spring, Summer):

Plan of Study Grid
Year One
First SemesterCredit Hours
MUE 607 Licensure Internship in Music Education 3
MUE 657 Advanced Music Teaching Techniques 3
 Credit Hours6
Second Semester
MUE 608 Student Teaching for Licensure 3
MUE 609 Licensure Seminar in Music Education 3
 Credit Hours6
Third Semester
MUE 633 Music for Exceptional Children 3
MUE 639 Pedagogical Conducting 3
 Credit Hours6
 Total Credit Hours18