Education Concentration

Education Concentration in Music (35 credits)

Students majoring in elementary education or special education must choose one of ten liberal arts concentrations. Many teachers have found musical skills to be a great asset in the elementary or special ed classroom.

Benefits of the Concentration in Music

By selecting the music concentration, you will develop familiarity with the foundations of music history, theory, and performance. Several courses specifically explore applications of music to the teaching of other subjects, assisting you in developing teaching philosophies and approaches of your own.


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Program Requirements

Questions, Comments, Suggestions?

If you would like more information about the music program of SUNY Plattsburgh, please contact

Dr. Karen Becker, Chairperson
Phone: (518) 564-2477
Fax: (518) 564-2197

SUNY Plattsburgh
Department of Music
Myers Fine Arts 114
101 Broad Street
Plattsburgh, NY 12901