M.M. in Piano Pedagogy

College of Arts and Humanities
Cognate requirements
Music history3
Music theory3
Concentration requirements
Lessons
PIA 578Piano Pedagogy Private Lesson2
PIA 579Piano Pedagogy Private Lesson (Including Recital)2
PIA 588Advanced Lessons2
PIA 589Advanced Lessons2
Pedagogy
PIA 580Perspectives in Pedagogy IV3
PIA 581Perspectives in Pedagogy I3
PIA 582Perspectives in Pedagogy II3
PIA 583Perspectives in Pedagogy III3
PIA 631Performance Practicum1
Concentration electives
PIA 623Baroque Keyboard Literature3
PIA 624Classical Piano Literature3
PIA 625Romantic Piano Literature3
PIA 62620TH Century Piano Literature3
Recital component
PIA 695Recital (Piano Pedagogy)1
Comprehensive exit exam
Total Credits Required33

To track their individual degree progress, students are advised to access their Degree Progress Report (DPR) via my WCU and consult their Graduate Coordinator.  For more information, visit wcupa.edu/DegreeProgressReport.

The following is a suggested course sequence for this program; courses offerings and availability are not guaranteed. Students should consult their academic advisor with any questions.

Year One
Semester OneCredits
PIA 578Piano Pedagogy Private Lesson2
PIA 582Perspectives in Pedagogy II3
PIA 623Baroque Keyboard Literature3
 Credits8
Semester Two
PIA 579Piano Pedagogy Private Lesson (Including Recital)2
PIA 583Perspectives in Pedagogy III3
PIA 631Performance Practicum1
MHLxxx or MTCxxx3
 Credits9
Year Two
Semester Three
PIA 588Advanced Lessons2
PIA 580Perspectives in Pedagogy IV3
PIA 625Romantic Piano Literature3
 Credits8
Semester Four
PIA 589Advanced Lessons2
PIA 581Perspectives in Pedagogy I3
PIA 695Recital (Piano Pedagogy)1
MHLxxx or MTCxxx3
 Credits9

 Comprehensive exit examination is required to be completed in the final semester, no later than the end of Finals week.