Master of Music: Choral and Vocal Education

Accreditation

The University of Nevada, Reno is an accredited institutional member of the National Association of Schools of Music. The music education program is a member of the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP). CAEP advances excellence in educator preparation through evidence-based accreditation that assures quality and supports continuous improvement to strengthen P-12 student learning.

Degree requirements

The Master of Music, Choral and Education degree program is offered for candidates who are active music teachers. All Master of Music in music education degree candidates must submit a video of their teaching prior to admission into the program. Since degree requirements and course offerings can change from year to year, consult the general course catalog for your appropriate school year's requirements and suggestions. Candidates for all master's degrees in music should consult the current department of music handbook for information concerning auditions and placement, as well as proficiency examinations. Please contact Kate Pollard for questions. Candidates must complete all Graduate School requirements for the master's degree.

Vocal education faculty

Voice
Maribeth Burt
Maribeth Burt
Instructor of Sight-Singing and Class Piano
3854
Music Education
Stephen C. Eubanks
Stephen C. Eubanks, Ph.D.
Director of Athletic Bands; Assistant Professor of Music Education
(775) 784-6525
VSG 30G
4169
Voice
CJ Greer
CJ Greer, MFA, MM
Assistant Professor of Voice (Musical Theatre)
(775) 784-4069
CFA 135
3854
Voice
Aren Long
Aren Long
Lecturer, Collaborative Piano
3854
Voice
Brittney May
Brittney May
Lecturer, Interim Director of Choral Activities
(775) 784-6145
3854
Voice
Owen McIntosh
Owen McIntosh
Instructor of Voice
3854
Voice
Katherine G. Parker
Katherine G. Parker, MM
Lecturer of Voice (Classical, Musical Theatre) she, her
3854
Music Education
Kate Pollard
Kate Pollard, MM
Principal Lecturer in Music Education; Music Education Coordinator
(775) 682-9019
CFA
4169
Voice
Emily Smith
Emily Smith, MM
Instructor of Voice
3854
Voice
Tiffanie Story
Tiffanie Story
Instructor of Voice
CFA 139
3854
Voice
Paul Torkelson
Paul Torkelson, DMA
Instructor of Graduate Conducting
(775) 682-9023
UFA 203
3854