Schools Offering Music Therapy Programs - 2018 Ranking

Our 2018 ranking contains 66 music colleges offering music therapy programs. Music therapy programs are the most popular in Pennsylvania (9 schools), Texas (5 schools), Indiana (5 schools), Ohio (5 schools), and New York (4 schools).

The best music therapy program in the United States is offered by University of Miami. That school offers an excellent music therapy program evaluated with five-star rating for curriculum and four stars for teaching.

Below, there is our ranking of the Top 50 music therapy schools. To compare all music therapy schools, please narrow your search by state or desired diploma.

Top 50 music therapy schools:

University of Miami - Music School Ranking
1. University of Miami

Located in Coral Gables, Florida

University of Georgia - Music School Ranking
2. University of Georgia

Located in Athens, Georgia

University of Minnesota Twin Cities - Music School Ranking
3. University of Minnesota Twin Cities

Located in Minneapolis, Minnesota

Temple University - Music School Ranking
4. Temple University

Located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Drexel University - Music School Ranking
5. Drexel University

Located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Florida State University - Music School Ranking
6. Florida State University

Located in Tallahassee, Florida

Berklee College of Music - Music School Ranking
7. Berklee College of Music

Located in Boston, Massachusetts

Arizona State University Tempe - Music School Ranking
8. Arizona State University Tempe

Located in Tempe, Arizona

University of Kentucky - Music School Ranking
9. University of Kentucky

Located in Lexington, Kentucky

Southern Methodist University - Music School Ranking
10. Southern Methodist University

Located in Dallas, Texas

Molloy College - Music School Ranking
11. Molloy College

Located in Rockville Centre, New York

Nazareth College - Music School Ranking
12. Nazareth College

Located in Rochester, New York

Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania - Music School Ranking
13. Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania

Located in Slippery Rock, Pennsylvania

Montclair State University - Music School Ranking
14. Montclair State University

Located in Montclair, New Jersey

University of Kansas - Music School Ranking
15. University of Kansas

Located in Lawrence, Kansas

Marywood University - Music School Ranking
16. Marywood University

Located in Scranton, Pennsylvania

Cleveland State University - Music School Ranking
17. Cleveland State University

Located in Cleveland, Ohio

Shenandoah University - Music School Ranking
18. Shenandoah University

Located in Winchester, Virginia

Western Michigan University - Music School Ranking
19. Western Michigan University

Located in Kalamazoo, Michigan

William Carey University - Music School Ranking
20. William Carey University

Located in Hattiesburg, Mississippi

Sam Houston State University - Music School Ranking
21. Sam Houston State University

Located in Huntsville, Texas

SUNY at Fredonia - Music School Ranking
22. SUNY at Fredonia

Located in Fredonia, New York

University of The Pacific - Music School Ranking
23. University of the Pacific

Located in Stockton, California

University of Dayton - Music School Ranking
24. University of Dayton

Located in Dayton, Ohio

Appalachian State University - Music School Ranking
25. Appalachian State University

Located in Boone, North Carolina

Duquesne University - Music School Ranking
26. Duquesne University

Located in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Georgia College and State University - Music School Ranking
27. Georgia College and State University

Located in Milledgeville, Georgia

State University of New York at New Paltz - Music School Ranking
28. State University of New York

Located in New Paltz, New York

East Carolina University - Music School Ranking
29. East Carolina University

Located in Greenville, North Carolina

Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis - Music School Ranking
Ohio University - Music School Ranking
31. Ohio University

Located in Athens, Ohio

Immaculata University - Music School Ranking
32. Immaculata University

Located in Immaculata, Pennsylvania

Saint Mary of The Woods College - Music School Ranking
33. Saint Mary of the Woods College

Located in Saint Mary Of The Woods, Indiana

Utah State University - Music School Ranking
34. Utah State University

Located in Logan, Utah

University of Louisville - Music School Ranking
35. University of Louisville

Located in Louisville, Kentucky

Texas Woman's University - Music School Ranking
36. Texas Woman's University

Located in Denton, Texas

Eastern Michigan University - Music School Ranking
37. Eastern Michigan University

Located in Ypsilanti, Michigan

University of Wisconsin Eau Claire - Music School Ranking
38. University of Wisconsin Eau Claire

Located in Eau Claire, Wisconsin

Indiana Wesleyan University Marion - Music School Ranking
39. Indiana Wesleyan University Marion

Located in Marion, Indiana

University of North Dakota - Music School Ranking
40. University of North Dakota

Located in Grand Forks, North Dakota

West Texas A & M University - Music School Ranking
41. West Texas A & M University

Located in Canyon, Texas

Converse College - Music School Ranking
42. Converse College

Located in Spartanburg, South Carolina

Seattle Pacific University - Music School Ranking
43. Seattle Pacific University

Located in Seattle, Washington

Maryville University of Saint Louis - Music School Ranking
44. Maryville University of Saint Louis

Located in Saint Louis, Missouri

University of Evansville - Music School Ranking
45. University of Evansville

Located in Evansville, Indiana

Lesley University - Music School Ranking
46. Lesley University

Located in Cambridge, Massachusetts

Augsburg College - Music School Ranking
47. Augsburg College

Located in Minneapolis, Minnesota

Concordia University Wisconsin - Music School Ranking
48. Concordia University Wisconsin

Located in Mequon, Wisconsin

Loyola University New Orleans - Music School Ranking
49. Loyola University New Orleans

Located in New Orleans, Louisiana

Queens University of Charlotte - Music School Ranking
50. Queens University of Charlotte

Located in Charlotte, North Carolina

Music therapy schools by state:

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Music therapy schools by diploma:

Certificates: 7 schools
Bachelor's Degrees: 60 schools
Master's Degrees: 27 schools
Doctoral Degrees: 1 school

Music therapy schools by region:

Northeast: 17 schools
Midwest: 23 schools
South: 20 schools
West: 6 schools

Other music programs:

General Music: 1,245 schools
Music History and Literature: 242 schools
Music Performance: 545 schools
Music Theory and Composition: 201 schools
Piano and Organ: 99 schools
Stringed Instruments: 33 schools
Voice and Opera: 110 schools
Jazz Studies: 68 schools
Music Conducting: 58 schools
Music Pedagogy: 621 schools
Music Management and Merchandising: 267 schools © 2018 · Home · Terms of Use · Methodology