School of Music, Theatre and Dance at the University of Michigan

Master of Music in Music Education – Summer

Application Deadline for 2023-2024 – February 5

 June 25 – July 28, 2023

The Master of Music Education Summer program is a unique, three summer program geared towards the needs of the professional music educator. This program interweaves research and practice, leading students to apply knowledge and experiences from coursework to their teaching. Applicants must possess a bachelor’s degree in music education or its equivalent and have two years of full-time teaching experience in elementary or secondary education. A performance audition is not required.

View the planned Summer 2023 Course and Workshop offering descriptions.


The Master of Music in Music Education requires a minimum of 30 credits. Please view the 2023 Summer Master of Music in Music Education Handbook for Curriculum details.

For requirement details, please see the Degree Requirements and Term-by-Term Layout.


SMTD offers a wide variety of courses across all disciplines.

Silent Advisor

Degree requirements and term-by-term layout for current students.


Kate Fitzpatrick

Associate Dean for Undergraduate Academic Affairs and Associate Professor of Music

Student Stories

Adam Sniezek, MM Music Education ’22 (expected)

Emily Kirven, BM Oboe Performance ’19, MM Music Education ’22 (expected)