The music education program is designed to provide future music educators with a solid basis for professional success as a teacher through courses in performance, theory, music history, music education, education, and liberal studies. Available with either a Jazz or Classical concentration, our Music Education degree combines the best aspects of music and education into a strong and diverse program and leads to teacher certification in music for the State of New Jersey.
William Paterson's NAfME Collegiate Chapter provides students with opportunities to discuss music education issues, assist one another in developing teaching skills and professional knowledge, participate in regional and national conventions, and enjoy social activities.
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William Paterson University
300 Pompton Road
Wayne, New Jersey 07470