• Are you looking for affordable college credit?

  • Do you need credit hours to renew your license or for salary advancement?

  • Would you like to earn graduate credit every year for something you are already doing?  

  • Why not take advantage of this special program designed specifically for music educators?


2023 OMEA Professional Development Conference

 Graduate Credit Option - No price increase for 2023!




Earn one (1) semester hour of graduate credit by completing the requirements outlined below. This credit is being offered through Ashland University.


  • Pre-register for the Professional Development Conference by posted deadline or register on siteFebruary 2, 2023.

  • Log on to Ashland University's online registration system (https://www.ashland.edu/eashland/node/160231) and enroll in the OMEA PD Conference course option.

  • Select “REGISTER NOW” and follow prompts.


  1. Attend twelve and one-half hours (12.5) of PDC sessions of your own choosing. Your selections may include no more than four (4) concerts.

  2. Electronically submit a post-conference reflection and session attendance log to the Director of PD by February 17, 2023. The required format and rubric for this reflection is available on the OMEA PDC website. A reflection rating of Exemplary or Satisfactory (using rubric) fulfills the graduate credit requirement.  The credit is offered on a S/U basis. All work must be submitted via email.




Registration for graduate credit will be available throughout the conference (online only). This will allow you to take advantage of this great offer, even if you are unable to preregister.


Contact Mark Hensler at (513) 240-1572 or pd_director@omea-ohio.org for more information.