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Master of Music Therapy

Clinical music therapy actively applies supportive science to the creative, emotional, and energizing experiences of music for health treatment and educational goals. Maryville University’s Master of Music Therapy, the only degree program in music therapy in the St. Louis region, can launch you into this fast growing field. Offered through the Walker College of Health Professions, the MMT degree program provides the advanced clinical training supported by studies in psychotherapy, ethics, research and advanced models of treatment needed for national board certification. As a music therapist you’ll work in interdisciplinary treatment teams serving individuals with mental disorders, substance abuse, dementia, autism, developmental and physical disabilities and other disorders. Maryville’s St. Louis location, a major medical center in the Midwest, provides many employment opportunities.

Why Choose Music Therapy At Maryville University

Throughout your studies at Maryville, you can expect a student-centered, academically rigorous and market-relevant education focused on your personal and career and goals.
  • Expert faculty members are passionate about mentoring and helping each student identify a strong career path.
  • Professional connections are emphasized in learning experiences both inside and outside the classroom.
  • We are committed to a technology-forward learning environment.
  • Maryville continually updates curriculums with input from business and professional leaders to keep pace with the needs of employers.

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