Music Education P-12, BMus
What is the study of Music Education P-12?
The Music Education Degree Program is comprised of a comprehensive course of study in basic Music Theory, Music History, Conducting, and Music Education methods courses which lead to K-12 Certification as a Music Specialist.
The Music P-12 major must be accompanied by the Secondary Education Professional Program offered through Woodring College of Education.
Why Should I Consider this Major?
If your goal is to direct a band, orchestra or choir, or to teach general music in a school system in the State of Washington, the Bachelor of Music in Music Education is the degree program for you.
A Music degree from Western Washington University is highly regarded in the profession. Western graduates successful teachers, performers, composers and leaders in all fields of music. The strength of Western’s Department of Music is our forty-member Music faculty, each of whom is deeply committed to serving Music majors in achieving their aspirations.
- Secondary School Choir Director
- Secondary School Band Director
- Secondary School Orchestra Director