The Bachelor of Music Education (K-12 Broadfield) leads to certification to teach music at all levels of the public schools. A selection of courses in music education, music theory, and music history are offered at the graduate level.

  • 100% of recent MSU music education graduates who sought jobs in music education are currently working in the field.
  • MSU-Bozeman has an excellent relationship with the Bozeman public schools. We offer students four separate semester-long practicum experiences prior to student teaching. 
  • Additional coursework in music education includes conducting, music technology for educators, orchestration, general music methods, instrumental methods, and choral methods.
  • Permanent Record Form - Music Minor - 2010-2012[BROKEN LINK]



Master of Education with an Emphasis in Music is also available at MSU.  Please see the Master's Degree Specializations page at the Department of Education for more information.


Kristin, Harney

Kristin Harney

Music Education
Advisor: Music Education

178 Howard Hall

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Tobin, Stewart

Tobin Stewart

MSU Symphony Orchestra Director
Aural Perception
Advisor: Music Education

177 Howard Hall

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