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Music Education at Catawba College


The Music Education Concentration is designed to provide study and experiences to meet the music competencies expected by the State of North Carolina for K-12 music teacher licensure. In addition to the courses listed below, the Music Education student will be expected to meet departmental requirements of recital performance, ensemble participation (College Wind Ensemble, College Singers), and attendance at certain musical recitals and performances, as well as to pass both a theory and a performance exam by the end of the sophomore year. Read more »


Alumni Success         

  • Danielle Petrin, a 2007 Music Education graduate, believes Catawba played a role in her career success.
  • Michelle McCaffrey '06 is Director of Choirs/Varsity Cheerleading Coach at Salisbury High School
    April Dawn Naylor '05 is a General Music Teacher at Coolemmee Elementary School in Davie County



Contact Us    
For more information, contact the Director of the Catawba Music Education Concentration, Dr. Stephen Etters at