Jazz Piano Undergraduate Certificate

Advance your piano skills with the Jazz Piano Undergraduate Certificate in Temple’s Boyer College of Music and Dance. Whether or not you are a music major, this 12-credit certificate will provide you with foundational knowledge of jazz piano and the experience performing as part of a group of jazz musicians.

Throughout the certificate program, you’ll gain essential knowledge in both practice and theory. Introductory coursework will give you a foundation in the major written and aural concepts in music theory. Through several private lessons, you’ll sharpen your technical skills. Other courses will teach you to improvise and play in a small ensemble.

If you are interested in the Jazz Piano Undergraduate Certificate, you must be in good standing and have completed at least 15 credits at Temple University by the initial requested semester of certificate coursework.

Classes & Curriculum

In this 12-credit-hour program, your classes include

  • Jazz Improvisation: Theory and Practice I;
  • Private Piano for Non-Music Majors;
  • Small Jazz Ensemble; and
  • Topics in Music Theory.

Learn more about Jazz Piano Undergraduate Certificate courses.

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Tuition & Fees

In keeping with Temple’s commitment to access and affordability, the Certificate Program offers a competitive level of tuition with multiple opportunities for financial support.

Tuition rates are set annually by the university and are affected by multiple factors, including program degree level (undergraduate or graduate), course load (full or part time), in-state or out-of-state residency, and more. Learn more about our tuition and fees.

These tuition costs apply to the 2018–2019 academic year.

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