When you graduate with your degree in music education from SNU, you’ll have the preparation you need for a successful career in many professions such as:

  • Music Teacher
  • Studio Teacher
  • Free-lance Musician

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Download the Instrumental Music Education Degree Plan

The Program

  • Combines theory and practice to provide a degree that prepares students for a wide range of work
  • Nationally recognized for quality through both National Association of Schools of Music and National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education
  • Exposure to experts in the field through practicums, observations and student teaching
  • Hands-on experience conducting ensembles and performing in musical productions
  • Opportunity to join our nationally recognized vocal jazz group, U Singers

The Professors

  • Experienced teachers at both large and small public schools
  • Have connections across the nation with names like Paris Rutherford and Rosana Eckert
  • Provide opportunities to enhance education and expand portfolios, both of which prepare students for success after graduation

The Preparation

  • SNU graduates hold the knowledge to get great jobs or continue their education
  • Our students have high pass rates for standardized tests post-graduation
  • Our graduates have a reputation for being high-quality, well-prepared music educators
  • We receive calls each year from schools desiring to hire our students