Why Major in Music Education?

The Bachelor of Science in Music Education provides students the opportunity to study music and the art of teaching with award-winning faculty scholars.  Upon successful completion of all required courses, students with receive Music Education certification (K-12) and the opportunity to teach music in Pennsylvania (PA) public school.

Please check the State Authorizations page to determine if Eastern University’s program fulfills your state credentialing requirements. Students who seek similar credentialing in states other than Pennsylvania are advised to contact the appropriate credentialing agency within their home state to seek information and additional guidance about credentialing in your state of residence. Additional state or local district requirements may exist for field placements in this state. Out-of-state student placements cannot be guaranteed by the program or the College of Education. Students are responsible for following all state and local district requirements and regulations for their field placement.