Summer Graduate Studies in Music Education
June 27 - August 5, 2022

Important Update (regarding COVID-19) Ithaca College has returned to in-person instruction in Fall 2021. At this point, we plan to have the summer workshops (June 27-July 1) and the summer session (July 5-August 5) on campus with in-person instruction.  

Experience the breadth and depth of the academic year curriculum by completing this acclaimed graduate degree in three beautiful Ithaca summers!

  • Use your summers to get ahead | Expand your skills and grow your career during summer break. In just three summers, you can earn your Masters of Music Education degree from Ithaca College.
  • Experience the advantage of our on-campus community | You’ll learn from experts in the field, get one-on-one mentoring from respected professionals, and become an integral part of our broad network of accomplished musicians and educators.
  • Benefit from exceptional Value | Graduate assistantships can offset a portion of our already affordable graduate tuition. These renewable awards are competitive and based on experience, audition results, and undergraduate academics.
  • Let IC's reputation opens doors | Graduates from our music education program are highly sought by schools and doctoral programs across the country and around the world.

Graduate Music Session (July 5 - August 5, 2022)
Our graduate music session offers the master of music and master of science degrees in music education which can be completed within three summers of study, with a commitment of five or six weeks per summer.

Graduate Music Workshops (June 27 - July 1, 2022)
We also offer a number of graduate music workshops that can be used toward the completion of a master’s degree or for personal professional development. Space is limited for all workshops. We recommend that interested candidates register early.

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Earn your music education master's degree in just three summers!

Contact Us

For questions pertaining to the registration process, contact the School of Music, Theatre, and Dance:

Phone: 607-274-3171; fax: 607-274-1727.

Questions about the graduate program, graduate admissions, graduate assistantships or summer graduate workshops should be addressed to Les Black, Chair of Graduate Studies in Music.

General questions about admission to the Center for Music should be addressed to Bradley Whittemore, Director of Music Admission. 

Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodation should contact the Office of Affirmative Action at 607-274-3909 (voice), 607-274-1767 (TDD).