Resources for Music Education Majors

Fingerprinting (Freshman Year)

All music education majors (instrumental and vocal) must complete the fingerprinting process by the end of their freshman year.  Please visit the link below:

Fingerprinting Information

Professional Liability Insurance (Sophomore Year)

All music education majors should complete the application for professional liability insurance during their sophomore year.  This is required in order to receive candidacy.  Please visit the link below:

Professional Liability Insurance Information

Application for Candidacy (Sophomore Year)

Students who are on-schedule in their degree program should apply for candidacy during the spring of their sophomore year.  Please check with your Department of Music advisor regularly to make sure you are on-schedule to receive candidacy by the end of your sophomore year.

Application for Candidacy 

Application to Complete Field Experience Observation (Junior/Senior Year)

Students enrolled in MUE 444 or MUE 455 are required to complete field experience within the local school systems. This is coordinated through the College of Education each semester.  This application is due by Friday, March 12, 2021. In order to be placed for field experience you must visit the link below and fill out the required form:

MUE 444 Field Experience Observation (Fall 2021)

MUE 455 Field Experience Observation (Spring 2022) 

Application to Student Teach (Senior Year)

Student teaching is the capstone experience for any music education major.  You are required to apply to be able to student teach.  The deadline for Spring 2022 student teachers is Thursday, September 30, 2021.  In order to be considered for a student teaching placement you must visit the link below and fill out the required form:

Student Teaching Application (SPRING 2022) - DUE SEPTEMBER 30, 2021