Welcome to the Five Towns College 2012 Summer Graduate Institute
Five Towns College offers summer graduate courses in Music
Education, Music Technology and Childhood Education taught by
our outstanding faculty. You may earn your Masters Degree in
Music (M.M.) or Masters in Education (M.S. Ed.) over the course
of three Summers or less.
You can study this Summer taking 3 credit courses in one week or
three week sessions. You can also stay in our affordable on-campus
residence life facilities which includes a meal plan. Each room is
air-conditioned, has internet access, cable TV and a private bathroom.
These accommodations are not only affordable but outstanding.
Those educators who do not wish to obtain their Masters Degree,
may take any of these courses for salary increment for professional
development for in-service credit as a non-matriculated student.
You are urged to apply early for these courses, as some courses
have limited seating. For those staying for more than one week on
campus you will find Five Towns College, located off of exit 50 of
the Long Island Expressway, easily accessible to the finest beaches,
restaurants and night life on Long Island as well as New York City.
Live and learn this Summer exploring the music and childhood
education curriculum offered at the College over the course of
six weeks. Earn your Masters Degree or take courses for salary
increments in one or three week sessions at Five Towns College.
Graduate music courses may satisfy the D.M.A. requirements set
forth in the graduate catalog.
Summer on Long Island
During your downtime from your studies at Five Towns College,
you will have the opportunity to explore all of what Long Island
has to offer. Whether you choose a barefoot walk on the beach or
an adventuresome climb atop a lighthouse, an afternoon sampling
the latest vintages at a local vineyard or enjoying our many eclectic
restaurants and nightlife, Long Island has it all. Just a short drive
from the college, Huntington & Northport Village offers a small town
main street atmosphere with restaurants, shopping, a playhouse,
park and a beautiful view of the harbor. Do you love to shop?
Long Island has many discount outlets, malls and quaint towns
with the best shopping around.
Our world class white sandy beaches such as Jones Beach and
the Hamptons are located an hour or less from the college.
If you have time on the way back from the Hamptons, make a
stop at any number of our vineyards located on the North Shore
for a tour and free tasting. Visitors will also be delighted at the
incredible assortment of art and culture located in nearby
museums, arboretums and science/history sites that will spark
your imagination. If you want to take in a Broadway show, you can
be in New York City in less than an hour by car or train!
So if you’re interested in acquiring credits for your In-Service
courses or pursuing your Master’s degree, staying in the resident
facilities at Five Towns College is affordable, educational and fun!