The music education faculty at Northern Illinois University is committed to practical and realistic preparation of our music education students. We believe that they must have a variety of experiences in methods of teaching, foundations of education, performance, instructional technology, and working with diverse populations. It is expected that graduates from our program will have developed a continuing desire to grow in the art of music and the profession of teaching.
For more information about teacher licensure, visit NIU Educator Licensure and Preparation (formerly Teacher Certification).
Admissions CoordinatorLynn Slater
School of Music
Northern Illinois University
DeKalb, IL 60115