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Piano Pedagogy Certificate

Teach piano professionally

Interested in teaching piano lessons? 

Earn a certificate in piano pedagogy - a 25-hour course of study designed to teach you how to teach piano to future enthusiasts. The certificate is available to both music majors and non-music majors. An audition/conference is required before acceptance into the program.


For more information, contact Dr. Michael Benson at zorafba+znybar+rqh.

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"My music explores...the redemptive intervention of a very real God in the affairs of the human race."

- Jesse Ayers Professor of Music

Certification requires the following 25 hours of coursework:


  • Lecture Recital (30 to 45 minutes duration)
  • A year of teaching a minimum of four students per term in the Malone Piano Preparatory Program


Before entering this program, students must attain the 200 level of performance. An audition and conference is required before a student can be accepted.

Suggested electives: