The MTNA Professional Certification Program exists
to improve the level of professionalism within the field of music teaching.
Certification benefits the members of the profession, as well as members of the public, who interact with the professional teacher.
For the professional music teacher, certification provides prestige, recognition and the potential for student recruitment and increased earning power.
For the public, certification helps readily identify competent music teachers in their communities.
Interested teachers can find information on the application process by going to www.mtnacertification.org.