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Music Education

Purdue University Fort Wayne

48 months
Duration
21720 USD/year
20960 USD/year
8730 USD/year
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About

Graduates of this Music Education program at Purdue University Fort Wayne hold positions teaching music in Indiana and across the nation, and find that their education, with its mixture of rigorous course work and field work experiences in area schools, prepares them well for the challenges of contemporary music education. 

Overview

At Purdue University Fort Wayne, upon completion of the Music Education course work and student teaching, students are prepared to apply for state license in PK-12 Choral/General Music or PK-12 Instrumental/General Music.

Learning Outcomes

The student learning outcomes for the degree are as follows:

  • Students will demonstrate knowledge of music theory sufficient to analyze musical forms, structures, and styles; to create within basic musical structures; and to relate theoretical concepts to sound.
  • Students will demonstrate performance ability as ensemble members, as conductors, and as soloists on both a primary instrument and a secondary instrument.
  • Students will demonstrate knowledge of the history and literature of western and non-western music, with an understanding of the social, political and cultural impacts which shaped music history.
  • Students will demonstrate proficiency in utilizing appropriate technology to notate and create music, to investigate and report scholarly research, and to support the specific demands of their professional degrees.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • Computer Skills for Musicians
  • Music Theory
  • Sightsinging and Aural Perception
  • Music Literature 
  • Music Theory 
  • Techniques for Conducting 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed application and $30 application fee
  • Cumulative GPA of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale
  • Proof of English proficiency (for students whose native language is not English; see below for proficiency options)
  • TOEFL: 79
  • IELTS: 6.5
  • SAT Reading Test: 25
  • ACT: 20
  • A Level First Language English: C (or above)
  • International Baccalaureate SL or HL English: 5 (or higher)
  • PTE Academic: 58
  • ELS: Level 112
  • Students attending US high schools: English-proficiency testing may be waived if the last two years of high school English have been completed with grades of at least C (ESL will not qualify)
  • College-level English from an accredited US institution with a grade of C or better

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    21720 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10860 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • National

    20960 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10480 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • In-State

    8730 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4365 USD per semester during 48 months.

Living costs for Fort Wayne

830 - 1270 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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