John Gilbert Discusses the Music Education Program

Become a music educator in New York City and beyond. Music Education at NYU Steinhardt will prepare you for a music career in school, international, studio, and community settings. Develop your artistic and instructional skills with:

  • Supervised teaching placements and internships in New York City public, private, and community music schools and cultural organizations     
  • Opportunities to work with diverse learners in multicultural environments
  • Unparalleled music technology and multimedia application facilities
  • Arts education consortiums on topics in music, art, dance, and theatre
  • A program fully accredited by the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation

Our internationally renowned faculty of music education scholars and artist-teachers have a breadth of real-world knowledge to meet your specialized needs. They will broaden your musical scope while providing you with training to become an innovative leader in music education.