Best Colleges with Music Therapy/therapist Degrees in the U.S.

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If you are seeking a degree in Music Therapy/therapist, you'll find there is a large range of degrees that can be earned. A major in Music Therapy/therapist is a somewhat popular major and offered at a decent amount schools, all of which are listed below. Our 2018 ranking of the best colleges that offer Music Therapy/therapist degrees is based on the compilation of our data from reliable government sources, student surveys, college graduate interviews, and editorial review. You can find more information about a Music Therapy/therapist degree below along with a look at schools that offer online degrees in Music Therapy/therapist.

The Best Music Therapy/therapist Colleges of 2017

Rank School Name Location Description   Rating
1 University of Miami Coral Gables, FL

University of Miami offers 2 Music Therapy/therapist Degree programs. It's a large private university in a large suburb. In 2015, 11 students graduated in the study area of Music Therapy/therapist with students earning 7 Bachelor's degrees, and 4 Master's degrees.

Based on 16 Reviews
2 Southern Methodist University Dallas, TX

Southern Methodist University offers 2 Music Therapy/therapist Degree programs. It's a medium sized private university in a large suburb. In 2015, 5 students graduated in the study area of Music Therapy/therapist with students earning 5 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 20 Reviews
3 University of Minnesota-Twin Cities Minneapolis, MN

University of Minnesota-Twin Cities offers 2 Music Therapy/therapist Degree programs. It's a large public university in a large city. In 2015, 1 students graduated in the study area of Music Therapy/therapist with students earning 1 Bachelor's degree.

Based on 168 Reviews
4 Temple University Philadelphia, PA

Temple University offers 3 Music Therapy/therapist Degree programs. It's a large public university in a large city. In 2015, 17 students graduated in the study area of Music Therapy/therapist with students earning 9 Bachelor's degrees, 7 Master's degrees, and 1 Doctoral degree.

Based on 36 Reviews
5 Chapman University Orange, CA

Chapman University offers 0 Music Therapy/therapist Degree programs. It's a medium sized private university in a mid sized city.

Based on 24 Reviews
6 Florida State University Tallahassee, FL

Florida State University offers 2 Music Therapy/therapist Degree programs. It's a large public university in a mid sized city. In 2015, 30 students graduated in the study area of Music Therapy/therapist with students earning 21 Bachelor's degrees, and 9 Master's degrees.

Based on 48 Reviews
7 University of the Pacific Stockton, CA

University of the Pacific offers 2 Music Therapy/therapist Degree programs. It's a medium sized private university in a large city. In 2015, 10 students graduated in the study area of Music Therapy/therapist with students earning 8 Bachelor's degrees, and 2 Master's degrees.

Based on 16 Reviews
8 University of Georgia Athens, GA

University of Georgia offers 2 Music Therapy/therapist Degree programs. It's a large public university in a mid sized city. In 2015, 8 students graduated in the study area of Music Therapy/therapist with students earning 8 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 56 Reviews
9 Michigan State University East Lansing, MI

Michigan State University offers 0 Music Therapy/therapist Degree programs. It's a large public university in a small city.

Based on 80 Reviews
10 Duquesne University Pittsburgh, PA

Duquesne University offers 2 Music Therapy/therapist Degree programs. It's a medium sized private university in a large city. In 2015, 2 students graduated in the study area of Music Therapy/therapist with students earning 2 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 12 Reviews

List of Music Therapy/therapist Schools in the U.S.

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Degree Levels
  • Associate's
  • Bachelor's
  • Certificates
  • Doctoral
  • Master's
Program Length
  • Less than 2 years (below associate)
  • At least 2 but less than 4 years
  • Four or more years
Control Type
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School Logo School Name Average tuition Student Teacher Ratio Enrolled Students
University of Miami University of Miami Coral Gables, FL
5/5
11 : 1 16,825
Southern Methodist University Southern Methodist University Dallas, TX
5/5
14 : 1 11,643
University of Minnesota-Twin Cities University of Minnesota-Twin Cities Minneapolis, MN
3/5
14 : 1 50,678
Temple University Temple University Philadelphia, PA
4/5
15 : 1 38,007
Chapman University Chapman University Orange, CA
5/5
14 : 1 8,305
Florida State University Florida State University Tallahassee, FL
2/5
25 : 1 40,830
University of the Pacific University of the Pacific Stockton, CA
5/5
12 : 1 6,281
University Logo University of Georgia Athens, GA
3/5
18 : 1 36,130
Michigan State University Michigan State University East Lansing, MI
3/5
18 : 1 50,538
Duquesne University Duquesne University Pittsburgh, PA
5/5
15 : 1 9,404
University of Dayton University of Dayton Dayton, OH
5/5
16 : 1 11,250
Drexel University Drexel University Philadelphia, PA
5/5
14 : 1 25,595
Appalachian State University Appalachian State University Boone, NC
2/5
17 : 1 17,932
The College of Wooster The College of Wooster Wooster, OH
5/5
12 : 1 2,050
State University of New York at New Paltz State University of New York at New Paltz New Paltz, NY
2/5
17 : 1 7,751
Arizona State University-Tempe Arizona State University-Tempe Tempe, AZ
3/5
27 : 1 51,984
University of Iowa University of Iowa Iowa City, IA
3/5
13 : 1 30,844
Molloy College Molloy College Rockville Centre, NY
5/5
14 : 1 4,894
Shenandoah University Shenandoah University Winchester, VA
5/5
13 : 1 3,820
Willamette University Willamette University Salem, OR
5/5
11 : 1 2,746
University of Kentucky University of Kentucky Lexington, KY
3/5
17 : 1 29,727
University Logo Georgia College and State University Milledgeville, GA
3/5
19 : 1 6,889
University of Louisville University of Louisville Louisville, KY
3/5
11 : 1 21,294
SUNY at Fredonia SUNY at Fredonia Fredonia, NY
3/5
16 : 1 4,842
Loyola University New Orleans Loyola University New Orleans New Orleans, LA
5/5
13 : 1 4,087

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Getting a Music Therapy/therapist Degree Online

Schools offering online Music Therapy/therapist degrees

Online Music Therapy/therapist degrees are available at a variety of different schools with as many as 5 degrees earned at the most popular school. Read more below about all schools that have offered online Music Therapy/therapist degrees. If you are interested learning more about getting a degree online, check out our page dedicated to online degree information.

Certificate
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Doctoral
School Name Certificate Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Georgia College and State University 0 0 0 5 0
How many schools offer online Music Therapy/therapist degrees?
  • 1 Certificates
  • 1 Master's

What degrees do people get in Music Therapy/therapist?

Degree Level Program Length Colleges Graduates
Bachelor's 4-year Length 63 Colleges 347 Graduates
Certificates < 1 year Length 7 Colleges 7 Graduates
Doctoral 1-2 year Length 1 Colleges 1 Graduates
Master's 1+ years Length 30 Colleges 130 Graduates

Music Therapy/therapist Degree Overview

When going for a Music Therapy/therapist degree, know that there are many opportunities for a traditional degree as well as higher education options. The most common path for those earning a degree in Music Therapy/therapist can presume a standard two to four years to earn a degree. The most prevailing Music Therapy/therapist degree earned was a bachelor's degree and it also has the widest range of school possibilities as well. The second most popular Music Therapy/therapist degree that people receive is a master's degree which goes to show a focus on higher learning. This highlights that the degree requires dedication to schooling and you may want to seek more than a four year time commitment. Although a doctoral degree is offered at some schools, getting an advanced degree is not very common. When it comes to finding the right degree for you, find what would be a good match to your goals and flexibility as well as looking into what school options are available in order for you to earn your degree.

Average cost of college for a Music Therapy/therapist degree

Average Tuition and Fees for a 4 year Degree

Average Tuition and Fees School Control Student Residence
$9,268 Public In-State
$30,736 Private In-State
$21,525 Public Out-of-State
$30,736 Private Out-of-State
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