Music Education (Post Baccalaureate Teacher Certification)

DEGREE OFFERED

Initial Certification - Teacher of Music (K-12)

CAMPUS OPTIONS

Main Campus (Union, NJ)

APPLICATION DEADLINE

Fall:        July 1
Spring:  November 1

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION

For a complete program description and curriculum, please visit teachercert.kean.edu/certifications

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

In addition to the University’s admission requirements:

  • Baccalaureate degree from an accredited college or university
  • 3.0 cumulative grade point average 
  • Official transcripts from all institutions attended
  • 30 completed credits in discipline
  • Core Academic Skills exam
  • Praxis II:  Music Content Knowledge
  • Departmental audition prior to admissions decision
  • Professional Resume/CV
  • Personal Statement
  • TOEFL or IELTS scores (for applicants whose native language is not English). Exceptions can be made for students who have completed at least 6 credits of college level English courses from a U.S. institution, or who have submitted SAT or ACT exam scores.

 

FOR INFORMATION REGARDING APPLICATION

Please contact one of our
Graduate Admissions Counselors

ACADEMIC PROGRAM COORDINATOR

CERTIFICATION COORDINATOR

DR. LYNN SCHRAER-JOINER
PA 112
T. 908.737.4345
lschraer@kean.edu
MS. ETHEL EADDY-THOMAS
Hennings Hall, Room 206
T. 908.737.3802     
eeaddy@kean.edu

 

Updated 8/24/15