General Music With Teacher Licensure
Those who desire a career as a Music Educator can receive Teacher Licensure through this concentration. In addition to the core classes required of all music majors, students enroll in advanced courses in Music Education and Methods. The Music Department partners with the Education Department of Bluefield College to provide all the courses required by the Virginia Department of Education. Students can receive Teacher Licensure for either Instrumental Music or Vocal/Choral Music. Careers as elementary music teachers, middle and/or high school choral directors and band directors await the graduates of this concentration.
Career Opportunities for General Music (with Teacher Licensure)
General Music Teacher (Elementary)
Middle School/High School Choral Director
Middle School/High School Band Director
Middle School/High School Orchestra Director
The General Music with Teacher Licensure is offered as a concentration through the Music Major.