Graduate Studies Music Education

Western's graduate programs in music education offer exceptional learning and academic experiences. Thanks to the multiple areas of expertise of our diverse music education faculty, students receive opportunities for expert research supervision in many areas of study in the field of music education.

Students are also encouraged to explore interdisciplinary pursuits and engage in related fields such as sociology, philosophy, psychology and neuroscience, policy, culture, gender, race, media studies, and educational leadership.

Western University is a research intensive institution with an exceptional support system. Western offers outstanding financial support and graduate teaching scholarships to all eligible doctoral students. Further, and as importantly, students will encounter a range of academic and social support systems typical of a top-tier university.  

Master'sMaster's in Music Education

The Master's in Music Education at Western provides opportunities for music education professionals working in various areas to develop their professional knowledge and thus have a positive impact on their daily work. The Master's will provide music educators with access to innovative ideas and practice helping them to become leaders in the profession.

PhDPhD in Music Education

The Music Education Department at Western offers outstanding opportunities for individuals interested in pursuing a PhD in Music Education. The department is a dynamic and welcoming community, with a diverse and internationally renowned full-time faculty. It provides graduate students with outstanding learning and academic experiences, generating opportunities for expert research supervision in many areas of study.