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Certificate in Piano Pedagogy

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The Certificate in Piano Pedagogy instills teaching concepts, skills, and knowledge to allow one to successfully prepare for studio or class piano teaching in the home or community school. The Certificate Program consists of a minimum of 30 credit hours and may be completed in 4 semesters (part-time or in conjunction with a degree program). Besides a core curriculum in music theory and music history, the three primary components in the degree program consist of substantial studies in the areas of piano performance, piano pedagogical concepts, and supervised practice teaching.