Please see catalog section on applying for TEP Admission processes and other program requirements for additional information. The UMW Department of Education strongly recommends that candidates seek licensure in more than one subject area (by combining one teaching major with at least one other teaching major or minor) to increase their hiring options. A Coaching Option is also available with any teaching major, but does not lead to licensure.
Choose elective credits from any college-level catalog courses to bring degree total to 128.
Music K -12 Major Total Credits: 128
Additional Music Education K-12 Major and Course Information
Ensemble participation is expected of Music K-12 Minor each semester of full-time attendance, except the student teaching semester. Also there are piano and voice requirements for the Music Education professional. Consult
Music faculty for details.
Students in an internship program (e.g. Class 5 teachers) will substitute EDU 498 - Internship for EDU 495S . Consult with their advisor to determine appropriate number of credits.
Current certification in First Aid, CPR, and AED for adults, children and infants is required for all education majors prior to student teaching. ECP 100 is recommended to fulfill this requirement.