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The UNCG music education program is one of the premiere music teacher training programs in the United States. Over 40% of undergraduate music majors attending UNCG are pursuing a degree in music education creating a community within the School of Music that strongly values music education. The music education degree prepares university students interested in teaching K-12 music in the public schools through vigorous preparation in music and teaching. Our program includes many opportunities to engage in field experience through internships with K-12 teachers and through community partnerships that engage young people in music learning. The music education faculty believe that all students should have access to music instruction, and we strive to create a variety of music teaching and learning opportunities for our students. Come join us today!


  • Instrumental/General
  • Choral/General
  • Instrumental/General Jazz


See the specific curriculum information for the Bachelor of Music in Music Education degree.

Degree Check Sheets

View the Degree Check Sheet for this degree with a concentration in:
BM Music Education Degree Requirements


The U.S. Department of Education requires that all higher education institutions advise students as to whether their curriculum provides them with the eligibility to apply for a professional license and/or certification in the state for which they plan to practice.

As such, please review UNC Greensboro’s status by state for the Bachelor of Music in Music Education. You should note whether the program either “meets,” “does not meet,” or if there “has not been a determination” of the program’s status in the state for which you plan to practice. Contact Dr. Jennifer Walter at [email protected] or 336-543-0259 with any questions regarding these data.