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Newly Admitted Students - Concurrent B.Mus/B.Ed

English Exam for Teacher Certification

All students are required to register for the English Exam for Teacher Certification (EDEC 215) in the Fall term of their first year (U1 year) in the program. Please refer to the English Language Requirement section of the Internships & Student Affairs website for details.

For individual advising appointments or questions regarding registration, please see contact information below or contact the Music Department.

  • BMus-BEd students should also attend both the Schulich School of Music and Faculty of Education orientation activities as listed at the McGill Welcome page.
  • The concurrent BMus-BEd program is shared by the Faculty of Education and the Schulich School of Music. It is designed to provide students with the opportunity to obtain a Bachelor of Music (Major in Music Education) degree and a Bachelor of Education (Music) degree. See the official eCalendar program entry.
  • The concurrent program prepares students to become specialist teachers in music at both the elementary and secondary school levels.

BMus-BEd advising documents (for students admitted Fall 2021):

Registration Plan:

B Ed B Music Five Year Overview registration plan 

Note: Students entering a 170 credit program (Year 0) must follow the Freshman Year Profile specific to their program. See the eCalendar for the Freshman course list.

To ensure timely completion of your program, students are advised to follow the sequence of courses as outlined in these advising documents.

Academic Orientation Schedule

Newly admitted students are to attend the orientation session pertinent to their program.


Dr. Caroline Riches
Program Director
Integrated Studies in Education
Faculty of Education
Education Building
Tel.: (514) 398-5793

Lisa Lorenzino
Academic Advisor
Department of Music Research
Schulich School of Music
Strathcona Music Building
TEl.: (514) 398-0693

Program information is organized into three distinct groups:

Prospective Students   Newly Admitted   Currently Registered

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