Bachelor of Music Education Conjoint with Bachelor of Music

General Information

This is a five-year conjoint degree program consisting of a bachelor of music and a bachelor of music education offered in co-operation with the School of Music.  The program is designed for the preparation of school music teachers and other professionals in positions related to music education.

Admission Requirements

To be considered for admission, students must have successfully completed a minimum of 45 credit hours with either a cumulative average of at least 65 per cent or an average of at least 65 per cent on their last attempted 30 credit hours.  Applicants must be in good standing with the School of Music.

Completed courses must include:

a) 6 credit hours in English and/or research/writing courses (Faculty of Arts)

b) at least 3 credit hours from the following:  Music 3221, 3222, 3231, 3232, 3233, 3241, 3242, 3261, 3281, 3282

c) at least twelve credit hours in music in addition to the 3 credit hours in clause (b) above

Applications for admission are considered once a year normally to the fall semester.  Deadline for submission of applications is Jan. 15 in any year.  Consideration will be given to the winter semester courses for which students are registered at the time of application.

Applications for admission refer to the education component of the conjoint degree program only.  At the time of application, students must have been formally admitted to, and be in clear standing with, the School of Music. 

For appropriate first-semester courses see the School of Music section of this Guide.

Note:  The bachelor of music education is also available as a second degree following completion of the bachelor of music.

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