Music Therapy

Maryville University offers music therapy programs at both the bachelor’s and master’s levels – the only music therapy degrees offered in St. Louis. Maryville students can prepare for careers in this growing health care field. Music therapists often work in interdisciplinary treatment teams serving individuals with mental disorders, substance abuse, dementia, autism, developmental and physical disabilities and other disorders.

Top 20 Master’s Degree in Music Therapy

Named Top 20 Master’s in Music Therapy

Kiplinger's Best Values Private College

Named one of the best values in private colleges

Kiplinger's Best Values Private College

Ranked among “America’s Top Colleges” in 2018

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.