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Music Programs

This is where musicians become everything they’ve dreamed.

Our degrees span all music professions, from education to performance to therapy. We also have minors in music and jazz studies.

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M.M.T. in Music Therapy

Combine your caring heart and passion for music with our master’s in music therapy program. When you graduate, you’ll have both the academic and clinical skills to take your career to the next level.

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Program Highlights

  • Instruction in multiple approaches and orientations to music therapy
  • Hands-on clinical training
  • Numerous community partnerships
  • Support from the Mastodon community
  • A prestigious Purdue degree


Purdue University Fort Wayne is an accredited institutional member of the National Association of Schools of Music and the American Music Therapy Association.


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Looking for ways to make paying for college a little easier? ScholarshipUniverse is a tool for current and admitted Purdue Fort Wayne students that allows you to create an academic profile and connect with scholarship opportunities.

For more information about all the scholarships available at Purdue Fort Wayne—including opportunities for specific programs—you can visit the Office of Financial Aid or contact us at [email protected].

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Requirements and Curriculum Overview

Our comprehensive curriculum and diverse requirements will challenge you to go further than you ever imagined. Check out what you can expect as you advance through our program.

Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this degree, students will be able to demonstrate the following learning outcomes:

  • An understanding of theory and research related to clinical practice
  • Extensive use of the most current professional research and clinical literature in music therapy and related areas of practice
  • The application of theory, research, and literature to actual clinical practice in a variety of settings