Music Education

Music educators inspire the artists of tomorrow. Boston Conservatory at Berklee provides groundbreaking programs that give music educators the skills and confidence needed to be highly effective teachers and influential mentors.

Degrees Offered


Master of Music in Music Education

Two-Year Program
Program Description


Master of Music in Music Education (Autism Concentration)

Two-Year Program
Program Description

Grad. Cert.

Graduate Certificate in Music Education and Autism

18-Month Program
Program Description

New for summer 2019: Boston Conservatory is launching a new course, Teaching Music to Students with Special Needs, as part of the Master of Music in music education (autism concentration) and Graduate Certificate in music education and autism programs, taught by distinguished guest artist Alice Hammel.

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programs for students with special needs

“The instructors are more than teachers; they’re mentors who support you and help you figure out who you are as a person and how you want to be as a teacher.” —Kelly Graeber (M.M. ’06)

Student Spotlight

Allie D'Amico

Allie D'Amico Writes from the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts

Allie D’Amico (M.M. '19, music education) has spent the summer as an intern at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in the VSA and Accessibility Office, where she is on a team committed to making the arts accessible to all.

Allie D’Amico Class of 2019 M.M., Music Education