Program Overview

In the music education program at Carson-Newman, you’ll be nurtured to your fullest potential as a musician and as an educator. Our outstanding faculty are committed to personal investment in each student, and a challenging curriculum ensures that you’re prepared for your career. This comprehensive program develops your musical expertise and also includes theory, history and educational methods with extensive practicum experiences.

Emphasis Areas 

  • The professors are incredible, the opportunities for growth are abundant, and I graduated with the skills and confidence I need to begin my music teaching career.
    Rachael Hopkins, 2019
Music Education Careers

• K–12 music educator
• Band director
• Choral director
• Independent music teacher

Student Teaching

• Knox County
• Anderson County
• Jefferson County
• Blount County
• Hamblen County

you’re gonna
love it here

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