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Music Therapy, B.M.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
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Overview

As a Queens University of Charlotte Music Therapy major, you will become a versatile musician and develop strong clinical skills. You will graduate with a degree in a field that is a growing profession worldwide. You will learn to use music as a therapeutic medium to help individuals of all ages maintain or improve abilities in cognitive, social, motor and/or language skills through singing, playing instruments, improvising, songwriting, expressive movement and music-assisted relaxation. 

Learning outcomes

In addition to advancing your skills on your primary instrument, you will become proficient in piano, voice, guitar and percussion. As a music therapy major, you also will complete a minor in psychology.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Music Theory and Ear Training I 
  • Music Theory and Ear Training II 
  • Music Theory and Ear Training Ill 
  • Music Theory and Ear Training IV 
  • Conducting 

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    79

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    6

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General Requirements

  • Online application
  • Official high school transcript
  • Official SAT or ACT scores
  • Letters of recommendation

Tuition Fee

  • International

    34438 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 34438 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    34438 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 34438 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Charlotte

  • 1133 - 2060 USD/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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