MA in Music with an Emphasis in Therapy

Earn your master’s degree in music therapy at TWU.

TWU's music therapy program is the oldest ongoing program in Texas and one of the first in the nation. Our master of arts (MA) degree with emphasis in music therapy is available to students holding a bachelor's degree or equivalent in music therapy. This degree consists of 36 semester hours and includes studies in music therapy philosophy, multicultural music therapy, research, music and a wide variety of electives. As a student in our graduate program, you will have the option of joining the Student Association for Music Therapy, a student organization that provides educational and social opportunities for you to develop music therapy skills and friendships outside of the traditional classroom setting.

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For more information about our graduate music therapy program, submit an Information Request Form or contact Michael Zanders, PhD, BT-MC.

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