Bachelor On Campus

Music Education

John Brown University

48 months
28288 USD/year
28288 USD/year
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Students of Music Education programme of John Brown University participate in choral and instrumental ensembles, music theatre productions, music workshops, and observe and teach lessons at local schools.


Music Education programme is offered at John Brown University.

Key facts:

  • Students will perform literature specific to emphasis and field of study, demonstrating stylistic insight, technical proficiency, musical artistry, and a scholarly thought process.
  • Students will demonstrate a thorough understanding of the pre-performance aspects of music through written and aural mediums, based on fundamental theoretical principles.
  • Students will describe and explain the historical development of music, identifying historical styles and performance practices, musical forms, repertoire of different media, and the lives and contributions of outstanding musicians.
  • Students will demonstrate a working knowledge and application of technology and software used in various musical platforms and professions.
  • Students will develop an understanding of key principles, terms, and theories in the sub-fields of music and education; and/or demonstrate mastery of these principles on national standardized tests.
  • Students will develop a personal philosophy of the arts, thinking through the integration of art and faith, the role of the arts in modern society, and the pedagogical responsibilities that come with being an educated artist.
  • Students will use the professional skills learned to serve the community of JBU and beyond.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Recital Attendance
  • Musicianship
  • Theory
  • Liberal Arts Foundations for the Musician
  • Lyric Diction
  • Survey of Instruments
  • History of Music
  • Choral Techniques

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Rolling application deadline


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • For admission, we require a 2.5 high school GPA (on a 4.0 scale) and either a 20 ACT, 1020 SAT or 66 CLT score. We do not score the writing portions of these tests.
  • We do not use a superscore (taking the best scores if students take the ACT or SAT multiple times) for acceptance. However, once accepted, we will calculate your superscore for academic scholarships.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    28288 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 28288 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    28288 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 28288 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Arkansas City

900 - 1400 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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Updated over a year ago

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