Whether you want to teach music in a classroom, lead a music-oriented organization, or prepare for a doctoral program, our Master of Arts in Music will help you gain the advanced skills you need.
The Master of Arts in Music degree is for students who are ready to continue their music education in order to excel in their chosen profession. Students can further customize this degree by selecting electives in their areas of interest.
In addition to providing a solid educational experience for music teachers, performers, composers, and church musicians, the MA in Music addresses the unique role of music teachers in Catholic school systems by providing specific courses, creating a network of peers, and presenting a program of study that includes scholarship, community, and spirituality. The Master of Arts in Music curriculum is tailored to accommodate current teachers and their busy schedules.
Available to students from across the country, this blended program provides a two-week intensive summer program at our main campus in Bismarck, ND, with online, private, ensemble, independent, and blended courses during the year.
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After acceptance to the university as a candidate for graduate studies, we will assist you every step of the way toward acceptance into your academic program so you can enroll and begin your classes!