Music Education Certification

Maintain effective Music Education programs within K-12 school settings by gaining certification as a supervisor within Millersville University's post-master's certification program.

Why Study This Program?

Engage in Music Education by using your expertise to supervise teachers and maintain a robust arts program within your school environment. A supervisory certificate qualifies educational professionals to oversee educational programs and guide employee activity in such programs. As a supervisor within the school setting, you will ensure that educators within the Commonwealth utilize the most effective strategies to instruct and prepare the leaders of tomorrow.

The post-master's supervisory certificate program at Millersville University follows along with Pennsylvania Department of Education standards to prepare graduate students through relevant coursework and practical experiences. Graduates of this program within the Educational Foundations department receive a Music Education supervisory certificate for grades PK-12.

What Will You Learn?

The course of study for students progressing through the Music Education program is unique to each student depending on their previous degrees and certifications. Applicants to this post-master's program must possess bachelor and master's degrees in Education or a related field and Instructional I and II teaching certification. The University offers the possibility for concurrent enrollment in the pursuit of this supervisory certification.

The post-master's supervisory certification program begins with three foundational courses that teach graduate students how to observe and evaluate teachers, how to write curriculum, and the responsibilities of being an administrator. Students then gain practical supervision experience in the field with 6-credit internships specific to the subject of Music Education.