Upon completion of the MM Music Theory program, you will be well-equipped to begin a professional career in music, or further your academic and musical training at the doctoral level. Students who have earned the MM in Music Theory are currently teaching in colleges or universities, employed in related fields or have successfully pursued doctoral degrees. A few possible career paths you can take with this degree are below.

  • Coach
  • Lecturer
  • Musician
  • Professor
  • Therapist

Career Services

Boyer College of Music and Dance provides small class sizes, intimate performance ensembles and a tight-knit academic community. Faculty members mentor students on an individual basis, helping them seek out internships and job opportunities.

You may also connect with the university’s Career Center for support during your job or internship search. Drop in for a short visit or schedule a 30-minute coaching session to discuss components of your professional profile, including your résumé and LinkedIn presence. Learn more about Temple’s Career Center.