The Master of Arts in Music Education degree is designed for music educators who wish to refine their craft and examine the profession in more depth. The MA is a flexible degree program that can be tailored to the needs and interests of the individual student, in consultation with a faculty advisor. The MA curriculum sheet details the degree program: MA in Music Education (rev. Oct. 2018) [pdf]
There is no "typical" MA student. Some students pursue the degree on a full-time basis, while others who live in the Columbus area complete the degree through evening and summer courses while continuing to teach. Whether you are seeking personal improvement and professional development as a teacher, or are considering doctoral study down the road, the Ohio State MA in Music Education program will help you achieve your goals.