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The Bachelor of Music in Music Education prepares students for positions as choral directors (principal performance area usually voice, piano or organ), instrumental directors (principal performance area usually in orchestral or band instruments) and for teaching general music in public schools. It requires students to spend approximately two-thirds of their time in music and teacher licensure study. UNCG music education graduates have traditionally experienced a very high job placement rate, and rank among the top music educators both in North Carolina and across the United States.


See the specific curriculum information for the BM in Music Education degree.

Degree Check Sheets

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Choral/General Degree Check Sheet
Instrumental/General Degree Check Sheet