Higher Studies in music

ECU School of Music

The East Carolina University School of Music is one of the premier recognized and comprehensive music schools in the Southeast. Its predominantly online MM in Music Education degree recently was commended by the National Association of Schools of Music. At ECU you are a part of a student body of approximately 250 undergraduate and 70 graduate students. This select group works and plays (and almost lives) in the A. J. Fletcher Music Center, a facility dedicated entirely to music.
The School of Music offers some of the finest performances in the state. Student and faculty performances are held in the A. J. Fletcher Recital Hall, the Brody School of Medicine Auditorium and the 1,500-seat Wright Auditorium.
The School of Music is fully accredited by the National Association of Schools of Music (NASM) and the American Music Therapy Association (AMTA) . It is an active participant in the North Carolina Music Educators Association (NCMEA), the National Association for Music Education (NAfME), the American Choral Directors Association (ACDA), the American String Teachers Association (ASTA), the American Music Therapy Association (AMTA), the College Band Directors National Association (CBDNA) and the College Music Society (CMS).