The Music Education program prepares you to be an artistic, confident, and successful teacher in Kindergarten through Grade 12 music programs. In order to guide you toward becoming a music educator, our comprehensive music education curriculum allows you to explore and study the world of music through a combination of classroom experiences and high-quality performance opportunities. This degree program guides you toward completing the requirements for licensure as a music educator in the public schools of South Carolina. Coastal Carolina University is proud that this professional course of study has a high percentage of graduates successfully placed in music teaching positions in South Carolina.
Bachelor of Music Education
Edwards Recital Hall
Wheelwright Recording Studio
As part of your program, you will complete two solo recitals and take additional courses in music theory, music history, and music business beyond the standard music core curriculum.
Director of The Joyner Institute and Associate Professor
Gullah Spirituals, Ethnomusicology, World Music Education
Assistant Professor of Music Education
Elementary General Music, Historical Music Education Research, Music Teacher Education, Improvisation, Social Justice, World Music
Composition, Music Theory
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