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Music Therapy Schools In New York

In New York, there are 3 accredited schools where music therapy classes faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in music therapy in the state of New York, which encompasses music therapy training at the following levels:


  1. Nazareth College

    4245 East Ave, Rochester, New York 14618-3790

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  2. SUNY at Fredonia

    280 Central Ave, Fredonia, New York 14063-1136

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  3. State University of New York at New Paltz

    1 Hawk Drive, New Paltz, New York 12561-2443

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Professional Trends

New York Vs. National Music Therapy Employment

New York 680
National 16,170

Employment Growth for Music therapy professionals In New York

410 550 620 650 No data
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

Music Therapy VS. All Professions salaries in New York

$50,090 $53,950 $0 $68,440 No data
$47,100 $51,120 $53,567 $54,837 $56,461
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Music Therapy
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

Salary percentiles for Music therapy professionals in New York

No data at this time.

Average Salaries for Music therapy professionals and related professions in New York

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Educational Trends

Music Therapy programs available for each degree type for all schools in New York


The number of students graduating from the 3 accredited music therapy schools in New York is decreasing. In New York, there were 26 graduates in 2006. And there were 14 graduates from music therapy courses in 2010.

There was a decrease in the number of music therapy school degree or certificate graduates in New York by 46%. Most of these graduates, or 50%, earned a bachelor's degree in music therapy.

Music Therapy Faculty Salaries in New York

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