College Credit Through
VanderCook College of Music

We are pleased to offer one graduate credit for attending
Joy of Singing workshops at all five of our locations.


To be eligible to receive graduate level credit a student must have a degree in a music-related
discipline. Any exceptions must be approved directly by VanderCook College of Music.

To earn graduate credit, a participant must:

  1. Attend any TWO full days of Joy of Singing workshops. Participants may choose between the
    Classroom,Elementary/Developing Choir, or Middle/High School workshops. Attendance is
    taken twice each day.
  2. Complete and submit the assigned project within two weeks after the completion of the workshops:
    a lesson plan for at least one selected choral piece from the Joy of Singing workshops that the
    participant attends. A template will be provided for the lesson plan.


$320 for 1 credit. Tuition is due in full with registration.


Students must register no later than July 22 (Dallas & Atlanta) or August 26, 2016
(Los Angeles, Milwaukee and Columbus)
. Full tuition must be enclosed with registration.

Students may register either online (preferred) or via mail:

Download the appropriate location’s registration form above and send it (with tuition payment) to:

VanderCook College of Music
Attn: MECA Continuing Education
3140 S. Federal St.
Chicago, IL 60616-3731

For More Information:
Patrick Benson
Director of Continuing and Online Education
VanderCook College of Music

Hal Leonard Online