Bachelor of Music Therapy Degree
Faculty of Education, Health & Human Development
School of Allied Health
Music Therapy combines strong musicianship and people skills through a variety of techniques and skills.
In CapU's Bachelor of Music Therapy program you'll gain knowledge and skills in music therapy and practice; clinical disorders; assessment, planning, intervention and documentation; improvisation; cultural awareness; counselling skills and group dynamics; and basic research.
You'll have a practicum placement each semester, where you'll apply classroom learning in a clinical setting.
Learn to design, implement and evaluate your own treatment programs and deepen your experience of music, creative expression and the role of the arts in therapy.
Tuition and Fees Per Year
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Total program credits: 124.00
Students starting in their baccalaureate degree on or after Fall 2018 and graduating on or after June 2022 must meet Cap Core graduation requirements in addition to their program requirements.
May 2, 2017 - May 1, 2018
Course Registration & Waitlisting Starts
Jul 9, 2018
Fee Payment Deadline
Aug 27, 2018 4 p.m.
May 1, 2018 - May 7, 2019
Note: Dates are subject to change.
45 specific university transfer course credits as listed in the Basis of Admission section of the program requirements.
Capilano English Language Requirement for students whose primary language is not English: Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL): paper=560, internet=83, or English Language Assessment (ELA)=145, or International English Language Testing System (Academic IELTS)=6.5 overall, and no one score less than 6, or Canadian Academic English Language Assessment (CAEL)=70, or Pearson Test of English (PTE Academic)=56 or Capilano University EAP 100 and 101 with a minimum B+ grade in each course.
Audition and portfolio
For the official publication of programs, course descriptions and admission requirements please view the Capilano University 2018-2019 Calendar (pdf).