department of music

Fine Arts Center, Suite E, 105 Upper College Road, Kingston, RI 02881 – 401.874.2431 or 401.874.5955

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Graduate Teacher Certification Program (TCP)

The graduate teacher certification program is taken at the graduate level, in conjunction with the music education specialization in the Master of Music degree. It presumes that candidates have completed the equivalent of the URI Bachelor of Music degree program with courses in music theory, form and analysis, music history, performance, and vocal and instrumental ensembles. Additional course requirements include:

MUS 169-179: Performance Classes

MUS 311 and 312: Conducting

MUS 416: Form or MUS 417: Instrumentation and Choral Arranging

MUS 235, 238, 339, 340 Methods

PSY 113

EDC 250

MUS 341

EDC 484: Student Teaching

MUS 480: Portfolio in Music (includes StudentĀ Teaching Seminar)

Piano proficiency examination

Students pursuing their graduate teacher certification must also apply for admission to the Office of Teacher Education in the School of Education.

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