Teacher Education: Vocal Music Subject Endorsement

What type of degree will I earn at Grace University if I enroll in this program?

Graduates of the Teacher Education program will earn a Bachelor of Science degree.

What kind of jobs would be available to me after I graduate from Grace University with this major?

This endorsement will prepare the student to teach vocal music in grades K-12 in public or private schools.

What kind of classes does a vocal music teacher teach?

Vocal music teachers lead choirs and also teach music appreciation and music theory.

Total Degree Credits (148)

Bible/Theology Requirements (30)

BS 100 Introduction to the Bible (3)
BS 101 Old Testament Survey (4)
BS 102 New Testament Survey (4)
BS 103 Hermeneutics & Bible Study Methods (3)
BS 110 Spiritual Life & Evangelism (2)
BS 406/204 Romans or Gospels (3)
TH 203 Theology of Church Mission (2)
TH 301 Theology 1 (3)
TH 302 Theology 2 (3)
HU 414 Ethics (3)

General Education Requirements (40)

EN 101 College Composition 1 (3)
EN 103 College Composition 2 (3)
HU 382 American Literature (3)
HU Elective (3)
HU/MU Art or Music Elective (3)
MA Elective (3)
MA Elective (3)
PE 101 Introduction to Health & Wellness (2)
PE Elective (1)
PSY 211 Child Development (3)
SCI 341/341L Principles of Biology & Lab (4)
SP 120 Oral Communications (3)
SS 101 College Orientation (0)
SS 214 Cultural Anthropology (3)
SS 331/431 World Civilization 1 or American Civilization 1 (3)

Music and Music Ed students are required to perform in one ensemble (0/1
credit) each semester they are full time enrolled except for their Student
Teaching semester.

Teacher Education Core (22)

ED 200 Orientation and Field Experience (2)
ED 201 Educational Psychology (3)
ED 202 Classroom Management (2)
ED 203 Pluralism & Cultural Diversity (2)
ED 302 Introduction to Special Education (3)
ED 315 Principles & Methods of Secondary Education (3)
ED 316 Instructional Technology (3)
ED 402 History & Philosophy of Education (3)
ED 490 Senior Integration for Teachers (1)

Teacher Education Methods (44)

MU 010/080 Performance Hour (0)
MU 121 Music Theory 1 (3)
MU 121L Aural Skills 1 (1)
MU 122 Music Theory 2 (3)
MU 122L Aural Skills 2 (1)
MU 141/151 Grace Chorale or Women’s Chorale (6)
MU 214 Elem/Middle School Music Methods in Education (2)
MU 221 Music Theory 3 (3)
MU 221L Aural Skills 3 (1)
MU 222 Music Theory 4 (3)
MU 221L Aural Skills 4 (1)
MU 230 Choral Methods (2)
MU 313 Conducting 1 (2)
MU 314 Conducting 2 (2)
MU 412 Senior Recital (1)
MU 422 Choral and Instrumental Arranging (3)
MU P060 Basic Piano Fundamentals 1 (1)
MU P070 Basic Piano Fundamentals 2 (1)
MU P080 Basic Piano Fundamentals 3 (1)
MU P090 Basic Piano Fundamentals 4 (1)
Ensemble (2)
Applied Voice (4)

Teacher Education Practicum Experience (12)

ED 423 Practicum in Special Education (0)
ED 424 Student Teaching (12)
MU 214L Practicum in Elementary Music (0)
MU 230L Practicum in Vocal Music (0)
MU 400L Practicum in Music Education (0)

Servant Leadership Training** 8 Semesters
Grace L.I.F.E. ** 8 Semesters

*General Education classes which also meet endorsement
requirements
**For specific requirements, please refer to the Grace University
Student Handbook.