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Music Education BME

Students enrolled in the Bachelor of Music Education (B.M.E.) degree program at FGCU are poised to become outstanding leaders in their field. The curriculum and course content exposes students to innovative and creative pedagogical philosophies that can be applied to traditional K-12 instruction as well as diverse music teaching and learning venues outside of school settings. 

The B.M.E degree curriculum prepares graduates to teach general, choral and instrumental music in public, private and charter elementary, middle, and high schools. All B.M.E. graduates successfully complete the requirements for Florida State teaching certification. Our graduates also have the option to continue on to graduate school or pursue private studio, community music school, early childhood music, El Sistema, and New Horizons teaching opportunities as well as employment in other related fields. Students develop their own unique voices as musicians and educators as they prepare for a wide range of career options.

 

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 program requirements

4 year graduation plan (choral)   4 year graduation plan (instrumental)

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Program Coord/Asst Professor
MUS 0211
239-590-1377
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Administrative Specialist
MUS 0202
239-590-7292
 
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Harkins, Pam
Coordinator, Music Program
MUS 0204
239-590-7851

 

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Director/Professor
MUS 0203
239-745-4442

 

 
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Events Coordinator
MUS 0115
239-745-4268

Concentrations

  • Choral Concentration
  • Instrumental Concentration
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  • Tuition, Fees, and Financial Assistance