To apply for membership please contact the State office at 800-834-3340. Membership application forms are also available at

Membership is available under the following categories:

  • ACTIVE TEACHER MEMBERSHIP: granted to those who have a Bachelor, Master or Doctorate degree in Music from an accredited institution and have a minimum of two years teaching experience. Degrees obtained outside the U.S. require a bachelor’s equivalent. Applicants must apply with the “Foreign Diploma Active Membership Application Form” found under “Membership” on the MTAC website.

  • PROVISIONAL MEMBERSHIP: granted to those persons offering satisfactory evidence of the intention and ability to qualify for Active Teacher member within three years of application.

  • BUSINESS AFFILIATE MEMBERSHIP: available to non-teaching persons or firms interested in the purposes of the organization.

  • CAL-PLAN MEMBERSHIP: available to teachers who are eligible to enroll in this three year self-study program and who wish to become MTAC members.

  • CONTRIBUTORY MEMBERSHIP: available to teachers who are members of other MTAC Branches. Contributory members pay Branch dues only and their students may take part in all OCN activities and programs except Certificate of Merit and Scholarship Programs such as VOCE.

  • STUDENT MEMBERSHIP: available to students who are actively pursuing college degrees as music majors.
For more information please contact Norma Bristol, Membership Chair at: