The Master of Music Therapy program requires completion of 48 credit hours of graduate-level courses. This includes
the core music graduate curriculum, core music therapy courses and mental health courses
(Psychopathology and Developmental Psychology). The program is designed with the needs
of full-time working music therapists in mind and may be pursued on a part-time basis.
MUS 521 Music Bibliography
MUS 624 Analytic Techniques
MUTY 505 Foundations of Advanced Music Therapy 1
MUTY 606 Foundations of Advanced Music Therapy 11
MUTY 510 Advanced Guitar Class for Music Therapists
MUTY 518 Advanced Clinical Piano Improvisation
MUTY 520 Theory of Vocal Psychotherapy
MUTY 530 Introduction to Guided imagery and Music
MUTY 620 Vocal Psychotherapy Practice
MUTY 630 Theory and Practice in Guided Imagery and Music
MUTY 640 Clinical Applications to GIM Theory and Practice
MUED 514 Psychology of Music
MUED 522 Psychological Research in Music
PSY 5yy Psychopathology
PSY: 5xx Lifespan Developmental Psychology
MUTY 590 Special Studies (as advised)
MUTY 550 lnternship in Music Therapy (8)
MUTY 650 Advanced Practicum in Music Therapy (2 each) (four enrollments)
Total Credit Hours for Program Completion: 48
- Baccalaureate degree in Music Therapy at an accredited institution.
- Board Certification (or pending) with the Certification Board for Music Therapists.
- A minimum of 3.0 GPA preferred.
- Two letters of recommendation: one from a clinical supervisor, and one from an academic
source (i.e. professor or advisor)
- A completed graduate application.
Dr. Joni Milgram-Luterman,
School of Music Website