Careers in Music Therapy

What can you do with a Music Therapy degree?

There are lots of great careers with a music therapy degree!

Work as a music therapist in:

  • Hospitals: general and psychiatric
  • Special education facilities
  • Mental health centers
  • Nursing homes and senior centers
  • Rehabilitation centers
  • Correctional facilities
  • Outpatient clinics
  • Schools
  • Private practice

...more career opportunities

Follow in their footsteps

Graduates of SHSU's Music Therapy Program are:

  • School district employees and contract therapists
  • Medical hospital and health care employees
  • Neurologic music therapy providers
  • Mental health practitioners
  • Owners/operators of private music therapy agencies and private practices
  • Continuing with graduate work

Maegan Morrow, SHSU alum and music therapist at TIRR Memorial Hermann, worked with Congresswoman Gabby Giffords.


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