The Music Instruction concentration is intended for students preparing to enter the teaching profession as general music teachers or primary or secondary music directors. In addition to the 58 nonelective credits required for the BA/BS degree (Music Core), students take the 32 credits listed in the Music Instruction concentration, bringing their total to 90 music credits. Students will apply for this concentration during their MUS 300 Continuation Exam. Note: The 9 elective credits in the Music Core may be applied to the Music Instruction concentration. Completion of this concentration prepares students for the Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) degree and certification required for public school music teachers in Oregon.
Pass the continuation exam after the completion of all lower division course work for the Music degree.