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Music Education BMEd

Bachelor of Music Education

Do you dream of bringing the world of music to young minds? At Armstrong, you will find everything you need to become a music educator. Academic components include areas such as theory, history and literature. By pursuing the Bachelor of Music Education degree, you will be able to enhance your musical knowledge and understanding, as well as receive a well-rounded foundation and experience in the methodology of teaching music in pre-kindergarten through grade 12 in Georgia public schools. The opportunities to participate in numerous organizations will assist you in forming professional networks on the state and national levels.

Industry Highlights

The Music Teacher job market is expected to grow by 16% between 2012 and 2022.


Career Opportunities

  • Elementary, Middle and Secondary Education
  • Public or Private Schools
  • Higher Education
  • Private Instruction
  • Music Directing

Armstrong Edge

Current students take advantage of music education activities in public and private schools, along with the student chapter of the Collegiate Music Educators National Conference (CMENC). The CMENC allows for opportunities for students to interact and form friendships with their peers and meet music education leaders.