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 
Instrumental
Vocal

  • 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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