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Current Students – Undergraduate

About this page

This page will take you through each stage of the process to earn a degree in music education and certification to teach music in Idaho. The Music Education major, within the Bachelor of Music degree, results in certification to teach kindergarten through twelfth grade general/choral/instrumental music. At every stage of the certification process – program admission, placement for student teaching and certification for licensure – you must demonstrate that you are mentally and physically able to carry out the duties and responsibilities of a classroom teacher.

Review the following links for requirements:

National and State Standards:

For questions regarding Music Education at Boise State University, please contact Dr. Lori Gray at