Music Therapy Equivalency Non Masters Track

The School of Music offers a Music Therapy Equivalency Non Masters Track program for those students who completed a music degree with another emphasis, but are now interested in entering this field of study. Applicants must have a completed BA, BMus, or BS in music from an accredited college/university with an overall degree GPA of at least 3.0.

This non-degree program is comprised of 30 credits of the professional music therapy coursework required by the Certification Board for Music Therapy. Upon completion of the courses and internship in the Equivalency Non-Masters Track and receipt of Letter of Equivalency from the Director of Music Therapy, the student is eligible to sit for the Board Certification exam given by the Certification Board for Music Therapy to earn the MT-BC (Music Therapist - Board Certified) credential. As a non-degree program, applicants are ineligible for financial aid and student visa sponsorship. Tuition costs for this program are calculated at the undergraduate, per credit rate posted on OneStop. Learn more about the music therapy program at the University of Minnesota.