2019-2020 Academic Catalog 
    Jun 22, 2021  
2019-2020 Academic Catalog [Archived Catalog]

Instrumental Music Education B.M. (Grades PreK-12)

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The Music Education program at Friends University prepares students to teach music in grades Pre-K-12, general music, vocal or instrumental. The degree has been designed by music educators to develop teachers with the latest skills and techniques of teaching music.

Piano Proficiency: Piano Proficiency must be passed before student teaching.

Admissions in the Teacher Education Program (TEP) is required for all EDUC 300/400 level methods courses, 300/400 ELED methods courses, and 300/400 level MUSC methods courses.  Written notification of the TEP application results will be distributed from the Chair of the Division of Education to all applicants and their academic advisor.


Beyond teaching in urban, suburban, private/parochial or rural schools, some students go on to graduate school, music ministry or music therapy.

Degree Awarded

Bachelor of Music


Janet Eubank
Division of Education


Total Major Requirements: 100-100.5 credit hours

Total Degree Requirements: 139-143 credit hours

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