WHY I MAJOR IN…
Music Education
By: Whitney Nance
WHAT IS MUSIC EDUCATION?
 Music teachers instruct individuals or groups in vocal or
instrumental music and foster music a...
THERE IS MORE!
There is more opportunities than just teaching
with a music education degree
WHAT CAN I DO WITH A MUSIC
EDUCATION DEGREE?

Music Therapy
 Music Therapy is the clinical and evidence-based use of mus...
WHAT CAN I DO WITH A MUSIC
EDUCATION DEGREE?

Perform
WHAT CAN I DO WITH A MUSIC
EDUCATION DEGREE?
Music Industry
Being a :
 programmer for musical programs
 critic
 booki...
WHAT CAN I DO WITH A MUSIC
EDUCATION DEGREE?
Television/Radio
 Play music for television radio
 Work within the industr...
WHAT AM I GOING TO DO WITH A MUSIC
EDUCATION DEGREE?
 When I graduate I want to teach:
 Elementary students
 Middle sch...
SO WHY DID I CHOOSE MUSIC
EDUCATION
 I have been singing since I was in middle school.
 I have went down several career ...
SO WHY DID I CHOOSE MUSIC
EDUCATION
 Open the young minds to the endless possibilities of what music
has to offer.
 Tryi...
RESOURCES
 http://careers.stateuniversity.com/pages/108/Music Teacher.html
 http://www.ehow.com/facts_4870216_do -do-mus...
RESOURCES
 http://4.bp.blogspot.com/-E-oR1syF2JY/TdInufDEGI/AAAAAAAAAEs/2F2VFt0m8_o/s1600/music%2Btherapy%
2B%2Bssssaa.jp...
RESOURCES
 http://performingarts.ufl.edu/wp content/uploads/2007/05/itzhak -perlman-cropped.jpg
 http://ladybrillemag.co...
RESOURCES
 http://bunow.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/11/gospelchoir1 .jpg
 http://img.allvoices.com/thumbs/event/609/480/...
RESOURCES
 http://www.bing.com/images/search?q=music+notes+& FORM
=HDRSC2#view=detail&id=56AD88462CD8287DA8539485C6
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  1. 1. WHY I MAJOR IN… Music Education By: Whitney Nance
  2. 2. WHAT IS MUSIC EDUCATION?  Music teachers instruct individuals or groups in vocal or instrumental music and foster music appreciation.  They may work full time or part time at :        Home Studio Elementary Secondary school College University Music conservatory
  3. 3. THERE IS MORE! There is more opportunities than just teaching with a music education degree
  4. 4. WHAT CAN I DO WITH A MUSIC EDUCATION DEGREE? Music Therapy  Music Therapy is the clinical and evidence-based use of music interventions .  To accomplish individualized goals within a therapeutic relationship by a credentialed professional that has completed an approved music therapy program.  Designed to:        Promote Wellness Manage Stress Alleviate Pain Express Feelings Enhance Memory Improve Communication Promote Physical Rehabilitation
  5. 5. WHAT CAN I DO WITH A MUSIC EDUCATION DEGREE? Perform
  6. 6. WHAT CAN I DO WITH A MUSIC EDUCATION DEGREE? Music Industry Being a :  programmer for musical programs  critic  booking agent  publisher or editor  writer  Instrument repair specialist
  7. 7. WHAT CAN I DO WITH A MUSIC EDUCATION DEGREE? Television/Radio  Play music for television radio  Work within the industry  Deal with administration  Copyright  licenses  Editor  Mixer  Program director for a radio station.
  8. 8. WHAT AM I GOING TO DO WITH A MUSIC EDUCATION DEGREE?  When I graduate I want to teach:  Elementary students  Middle school students  High school students  Then go back to school to get a master’s degree in:  Music Education  Music Therapy  Then work at a cancer hospital  Become a Music Therapist  I would love to work at St.Judes Hospital
  9. 9. SO WHY DID I CHOOSE MUSIC EDUCATION  I have been singing since I was in middle school.  I have went down several career routes to realize that I love music.  I want to teach students what some of my teacher did not teach me at that young age.
  10. 10. SO WHY DID I CHOOSE MUSIC EDUCATION  Open the young minds to the endless possibilities of what music has to offer.  Trying different career paths I realized that I can’t live without music.  So I decided to make a career out of it .  Plus there are a lot of career fields with this degree  The opportunities are endless and I love that
  11. 11. RESOURCES  http://careers.stateuniversity.com/pages/108/Music Teacher.html  http://www.ehow.com/facts_4870216_do -do-musiceducation-degree.html  http://teach.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/10/musicteacher.jpg  http://www.goshen.edu/news/pressarchive/photos/08 choirs.jpg  http://www.thepianogallerystore.com/images/catalog/catego ry119.jpg  http://www.musictherapy.org /
  12. 12. RESOURCES  http://4.bp.blogspot.com/-E-oR1syF2JY/TdInufDEGI/AAAAAAAAAEs/2F2VFt0m8_o/s1600/music%2Btherapy% 2B%2Bssssaa.jpg  http://magnolia-bloorview -webtest.s3.amazonaws.com/uploads/photo/filename/90/music therapy.jpg  http://www.lja.mx/wp-content/uploads/2012/06/opera.jpg  http://joelaverty -photography.com/wpcontent/uploads/2013/03/IMGP4977new.jpg  http://wpa.lbc.edu/img/images/music%20theatre/large/land scape/IMG_9429a%20[resized]. JPG  http://chamberlain12345.files.wordpress.com/2011/11/the lion-king-show.jpg
  13. 13. RESOURCES  http://performingarts.ufl.edu/wp content/uploads/2007/05/itzhak -perlman-cropped.jpg  http://ladybrillemag.com/wpcontent/uploads/2009/01/music -industry.jpg  http://community.berkleejazz.org/wp content/uploads/2012/10/music -business.jpg  http://jan.ucc.nau.edu/pbn/Radiostation1.JPG  http://www.williams933fm.com/Local -Radio-Stations.jpg  http://suitesculturelles.files.wordpress.com/2011/12/music.j pg
  14. 14. RESOURCES  http://bunow.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/11/gospelchoir1 .jpg  http://img.allvoices.com/thumbs/event/609/480/68456951 kids-singing.jpg  http://lh5.ggpht.com/_mSkCBWp5WEk/Su7OKkE845I/AAAAA AAAAWE/4uihvyrZjzM/young%20choral%20conductor_thumb% 5B1%5D.jpg?imgmax=800  http://2.bp.blogspot.com/_ Y6a8WyUqLnk/TIGCNPFS29I/AAA AAAAAAV0/48wL0pRtPvo/s1600/choirSinging_525x321px.jpg  http://www.rockagainstcancer.org/images/Eleanor.jpg
  15. 15. RESOURCES  http://www.bing.com/images/search?q=music+notes+& FORM =HDRSC2#view=detail&id=56AD88462CD8287DA8539485C6 4FF525E98CF80E&selectedIndex=28  http://2.bp.blogspot.com/21BU6siq_Jo/UFAVstHG6sI/AAAAAAAAAhQ/CNYvYPmLrfQ/s16 00/music_notes.jpg

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