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Master of Music Therapy (34 hrs.)

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Undergraduate & Graduate Dates to Remember*

Fall Term 2010

August 20-22 MBA Orientation
August 25-29 Wolfpack Welcome
August 30 Classes begin
September 3 Add deadline
October 29 Last day to withdraw & last day
to apply for graduation
December 10 Last day of classes
December 11-17 Final Exams

Spring Term 2011

January 8 New Student Orientation; MBA Orientation
January 10 Classes begin
January 14 Add deadline
March 4 Last day to withdraw
May 4 Last day of classes for undergraduate students
May 5 Last day of classes for graduate students
May 6-12 Final Exams for day division
May 9-12 Final Exams for graduate and evening students
May 14 Commencement - all colleges

*College of Law dates on Law Bulletin

The music therapy degree program is approved by the American Music Therapy Association (AMTA). Students who have not completed an approved undergraduate program in music therapy will be required to fulfill deficiencies. This coursework will be taken concurrently with graduate studies.

I. Music Therapy Major Field (17 hrs.)

MUTY M702 Music Therapy Research 3
MUTY M703 Advanced Music Therapy Practicum 3
MUTY M704 Music Therapy Supervision and Education 3
MUTY M705 Advanced Music Therapy Models 3
MUTY M706 Music Therapy in Medicine 3
MUTY M714 Graduate Council 1
MUTY M714 Graduate Council 1
  Total 17

II. Supportive Studies in Music (11-13 hrs.)

MUGN M810* Thesis 1-3
  Total 11-13

III. Studies in Psychology/Counseling (6 hrs.)***

PSYC/CNSL Psychology/Counseling Electives 6
Total 34-36

*MUGN M810 - Depending on the student's progress, thesis may be registered for more than one semester.

**MUTY music therapy, MUPR private lessons, MUEN ensembles, MUGN general music, MUPC class lessons, MUED music education, MUJZ jazz studies, PSYC psychology, CNSL counseling

***Group Counseling (CNSL 840) and Statistics in Education (CNSL 703) are strongly recommended.
Only 300 level psychology courses apply.

Music Therapy Thesis Process