Summer 2021 Dates and Important Information

Tentative Summer Dates: June 7 - July 23

June 7-11: Opening readings and early assignments

June 14-July 9: Synchronous and Asynchronous Course lectures, assignments and projects collection.

July 12-July 23: On-Site work for ensembles and select courses.  This will be an intensive time of experiential learning, engaging, and performing.

Summer Distance Learning Schedule (Coming Soon)
Sample Program Structures:
Courses Addressing a Professional Educator’s License
Candidates enrolled in the Bachelor of Music Education Program, the Teacher Certification and Entitlement Program, and the Master of Music Education with Certification Program take coursework that leads to licensure in the State of Illinois.  All individuals seeking teacher certification or licensure are required to complete licensure tests (music content and edTPA), and requirements as prescribed by the Illinois State Board of Education.  A candidate seeking additional licensure from outside of Illinois will need to consult with that state’s board of education about any additional requirements to be licensed to teach in that state. 

Commencement: July 24, 2021 2:00 p.m. Details Coming Soon

Schedule & Logistics
Cap & Gown Ordering Information
Diploma Order Form

Key Documents

Student Health & Safety
Add/Drop Form
Exit Assessments
Comprehensive Review Project
Cohort Review Process
Reflective Appendix

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