"What I appreciate most about the Shepherd program is the opportunity to have mature conversations about music with the wonderful educators in our area, and discovering new and great music for our ensembles."

Sara Vetter
2007 SU Grad Student

If you’re a working music educator looking for ways to improve your program while earning your Masters degree, you need look no further. Shepherd University’s Masters in Music Education program was designed specifically to fit your needs: your schedule, your professional goals, your budget.

  • Flexible scheduling
  • Summer and evening courses
  • Separate tracks: General, Choral, Wind/Percussion, Strings
  • Pay-as-you-learn: one class per semester
  • The lowest-cost graduate program in the region

Learn it today, teach it tomorrow. This program will make a lasting difference in your life, and those of your students. You’ll be earning a masters degree in your chosen field while still teaching, using a curriculum specifically designed to translate directly, and immediately, into your own classroom. Courses in Kodály, choral conducting, accompanying, score study—all emphasizing practice over theory.

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