Summer 2022 Sponsored Certification Courses

Course Details & Registration

Level 1 – SongWorks in Action
July 11-15, 2022, 8:30am – 5:00pm

Level 2 – SongWorks for Musicality
July 18-22, 2022, 8:30am – 5:00pm

University of Wisconsin, River Falls (UWRF)

Registration Deadline: July 1, 2022

Looking to pay for housing and other fees? You can do so here.

Tuition & Fees

Course Tuition: $500

Payment Options

  • Deposit: $100 (by June 1) / Balance Due: $400 (by July 1)
  • Pay in Full: $500 (by registration deadline of July 1)

Note: Invited guests do not need to pay tuition fees. You are only responsible for food, lodging, and transportation costs.

Financial Assistance

Limited financial assistance for tuition and fees is available. To inquire, contact Betty Phillips (betty@songworkseducators.com) by June 1, 2022.

Refund Policy

Full refunds on course registration are available until July 1. If the course needs to be cancelled at any time, full refunds will be issued.

Course Credits

Optional credits are available through Seattle Pacific University. Registration details will be available soon. If you are planning on enrolling for course credit, please contact Betty Phillips (betty@songworkseducators.com) before registering through our website.

  • 3.0 Quarter Credit Hours: $165
  • 3 CEUs: $120

Housing, Dining, and Transportation

**All housing, meal, and transportation costs are due by July 1, 2022. Once you have registered, you can pay for those separately here after April 1.**

**All housing, meal, and shuttle costs are due by July 1, 2022. Once you have registered, you can pay for those here, at your convenience.**

Housing

Dormitory housing is available in the air-conditioned UWRF Ames Suites. Daily classes take place in the Lydecker Living Learning Center, part of the same building. Dorm rates are as follows:

  • Single room – 5 nights (Sunday – Thursday): $170
  • Single room – 6 nights (Sunday – Friday): $203
  • Double room – 5 nights (Sunday – Thursday): $155
  • Double room – 6 nights (Sunday – Friday): $185

Dining Hall

Dining hall meals have been arranged for lunches and dinners during the week, as listed below. Breakfast is on your own. Each room is equipped with a microwave and small refrigerator. Numerous restaurants and a grocery store are also nearby.

  • 5 lunches + 4 dinners (begins Monday): $80
  • 5 lunches (Monday – Friday): $40

Transportation

UWRF is located approximately 40 miles from the Minneapolis/Saint Paul Airport (MSP). If you are bringing a car to River Falls campus, you will need to purchase a daily parking pass.

  • Daily Parking: $5/day

Required Texts

Level 1 – SongWorks in Action

Bennett, Peggy D. & Bartholomew, Douglas R. (1997). SongWorks 1: Singing in the Education of Children. Belmont, CA: Wadsworth, Reprinted 2014 by SongWorks Press.

Level 2 – SongWorks for Musicality

Bennett, Peggy D. & Bartholomew, Douglas R. (1999). SongWorks 2: Singing from Sound to Symbol. Belmont, CA: Wadsworth, Reprinted 2014 by SongWorks Press.

These texts are available through SongWorks Press for $40/each (+$5 Shipping and Handling) or $70 (+$8) for a bundle of both books.

We hope to see you in July! Have questions? Email Betty Phillips at betty@songworkseducators.com.