Combined Accelerated Bachelor’s-to-Master’s Degree. Advanced music education undergraduates (possessing a 3.2 GPA and 90 accumulated hours when enrolling in MUED 3311) may apply for admission to the Combined Accelerated B.M.+M.M.Ed. program. Admission allows dual graduate/undergraduate enrollment in 6 specific hours whil still an undergraduate, leading toward a Master of Music Education degree (36-hour non-thesis track). Application should be made in October, one to two semesters prior to enrolling in MUED 3311. The program is designed for exceptional undergraduate music education majors who wish to complete the M.M.Ed. degree in full- or part-time graduate study during Texas Tech’s summers-only program or in some combination of the two. This allows educators to maintain a full-time teaching position while pursuing an advanced degree.