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Music Education

Prepare to become a certified teaching professional with a focus on music education through our integrated Music Education program.

Our program combines practical and theoretical study with the opportunity to train with distinguished composers, performers, and scholars. A foundation in education best practices will set the stage for your career success within the classroom.

Advance your musical skills by learning about

  • Music technology
  • Music composition
  • Music theory
  • Classroom management

Pursue teaching certification or a master’s degree upon completion of this program as you enter into your vocational calling to impact the next generation of musicians, composers, and performers.

We have scholarship opportunities!

Fine Arts Scholarship opportunities are available for those interested in pursuing this program. Click here for eligibility and requirement details!

Career Opportunities

Evangel's academic programs are designed specifically to prepare you for a career in the real world. But it's more than just job preparation; it's preparing you to make a full impact in your profession through the unique combination of faith and learning. Here are some of the professions this degree would prepare you for:
  • Music Educator
  • Band Director
  • Choral Director
  • Church Music Director
  • Performer


Department Chair

Tom Matrone, DMA

Music Department Chair, Director of Choral Activities

Regular Faculty

Larry Dissmore, D.M.A

Professor of Music, Director of Orchestra Activities

Bonnie L. Jenkins, Ph.D.

Chair of University Assessment and Professor of Music

Kevin Andrew Hawkins, Ph.D.

Professor of Music, Program Director of Music Education

Greg Morris, D.M.A.

Professor of Music (Piano)

Matthew Moore, M.A.

Director of Bands, Recording Technology Program Coordinator

Jason Salazar, PhD

Associate Professor of Music, Worship Leadership Program Coordinator

Adjunct Faculty

Starla Blair

Adjunct Professor

Mark A. Bowdidge, D.M.A.

Adjunct Professor of Music

Jane Munson-Berg

Adjunct Professor

Kathleen Cowens

Adjunct Professor

Sheri Slater, D.M.A.

Adjunct Professor

Ryan J. Hurn

Percussion Studies

Eric Jackson

Applied Horn Instructor

Timothy Wootton

Adjunct Professor of Music (Trumpet)

Dwight Davis

Applied Area - Euphonium, Tuba

Darren Eddington

Assistant Band Director

Angela Holland

Adjunct Professor

Jane Harris

Adjunct Professor

Susan Smith

Adjunct Associate Professor of Music

Dodi Petersen

Adjunct Professor

Robert Terry

Adjunct Professor

Daniel "Riley" Robison

Adjunct Professor

Robert Baker

Adjunct Professor

Carly Wingfield

Adjunct Professor

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