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Music Education prepares you to be an accredited teacher for grades kindergarten through 12. You’ll choose from one of four concentrations:
You’ll also have the opportunity to be mentored by teachers in music classrooms from the Champaign-Urbana area. With this experience, you'll gain valuable insight into the teaching and running of a classroom. You must pass an audition to be accepted into this program.
83% employed or continuing education
79% employed after graduation
4% attending graduate school
$38,311 average starting annual income
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4.0 years to degree
97% first-year retention rate
54% four-year graduation rate
90% six-year graduation rate