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Music Education


The Master of Music in music education is designed to meet the needs of music education specialists who work in the K-12 school system and who aspire to further graduate study and teaching in music education.  Courses encompass research, pedagogy, history and philosophy, music theory and history.


Degree Requirements

Master of Music, Music Education, M.M.

Contact Information

Dr. Jeanne Belfy
Graduate Program Coordinator
Morrison Center
1910 University Dr., Boise, ID  83725-1560

Admission Requirements

  1. Apply to the Graduate College and satisfy the minimum admissions requirements of the Graduate College. International applicants must satisfy the international admissions requirements.
  2. A B.M. in music education, or equivalent degree, with teacher certification, from a regionally accredited U.S. institution of higher learning or from a non-U.S. institution of higher education that is judged equivalent to a U.S. baccalaureate degree by the International Admissions Office.
  3. A formal writing sample.
  4. Your teaching resume.
  5. Three letters of recommendation from professionals familiar with your teaching.

Application and Materials Deadlines

Priority Admissions: February 9.  Application materials must be received three weeks before the end of the Spring semester to be considered for admission for the following Fall.