Master of Music: Choral and Vocal Education


The department of music is a member of the National Association of Schools of Music (NASM). In addition, 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

This 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

Music Education
Stephen C. Eubanks
Stephen C. Eubanks, Ph.D.
Director of Athletic Bands; Assistant Professor of Music Education
(775) 784-6525
CJ Greer
CJ Greer, MFA, MM
Assistant Professor of Voice (Musical Theatre)
(775) 784-4069
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Katherine G. Parker
Katherine G. Parker, MM
Lecturer of Voice (Classical, Musical Theatre) she, her
Music Education
Kate Pollard
Kate Pollard, MM
Senior Lecturer in Music Education
(775) 682-9019
Paul Torkelson
Paul Torkelson, DMA
Associate Chair, Department of Music; Associate Professor of Choral Arts; Director of Choral Studies
(775) 682-9023
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