The Bachelor of Music degree in Music Education prepares students for Colorado Teacher Licensure in K-12 Music. Students can select concentrations in choral, instrumental, or general music. Completion of the degree generally requires four and one-half years of study and includes 800 hours of practicum in elementary and secondary school settings.
CCU’s School of Music shares the music education program with CCU’s School of Education, which has been recognized by the state of Colorado as a program of excellence. The distinct focus on developing students who are servant-leaders as well as excellent practitioners has earned CCU graduates in music education teaching positions in both public and private schools throughout the state. The program also offers excellent preparation for graduate school.
The Bachelor of Music in Music Education requires completion of the following 135 credits:
General Education (42 credit hours)
Professional Education Core (36 credit hours)
Music Core (32 credit hours)
Emphasis Core (25 credit hours)
General Education Requirements (42 credit hours)
Biblical Studies (12 credit hours)
Take the following four courses (some courses are cross-listed and only one prefix needs to be taken):