Ohio Music Education Association

  • IHCP Information
    The optional Instructional Hour Certificate Program (IHCP) requirements include six sessions, one concert and a written reflection. Registrants should update their IPDP to include OMEA IHCP participation and submit the plan along with documentation (see OMEA web- site) to their LPDC for approval PRIOR to attending the PDC.

    Participants will receive a 10-hour instructional certificate that may be converted into 1 CEU (this is not for college credit.)

    IHCP Template

  • Ashland Credit
    Ashland University
    Professional Development Services
    2016-2017 Online Registration Instructions

    Please follow these instructions to use the Ashland University ONLINE registration for your school system.

    1. Click on https://www.ashland.edu/founders/professional-development-services

    2. On the right, click on DISTRICT LOGIN.

    3. Enter the USER NAME: Omea , and PIN: Omea (case sensitive)

    4. Select class
    • The list of classes held in your district will appear.
    • Find the class title you will be taking.
    • Click the green “register for this course” button at the bottom of the description.

    5. Personal Information
    • The AU registration form will appear. Complete the AU form. Submit.
    • Additional registration information is optional. You can just choose submit.

    6. Pay for Classes
    • To pay for the class use the drop down menu for “choose one of the following”
    • Select register now and check out.
    • Choose payment type (2.7 % fee for credit card payments and a $2.95 fee for electronic checks applied)

    7. You will receive an email confirmation of your registration; PRINT a copy for your records.

    If you prefer an electronic copy of the paper registration form is available at: http://www1.ashland.edu/founders/professional-development-services/pds-registration-form

    Mail the completed registration with payment to the address listed on the form. If you are using an Ashland University tuition voucher worth $166.00 please include this with your registration. Your registration will not be finalized until payment is received and processed.

    Please direct questions about this process to Ashland University Columbus Center, Toll free 877-557-9497 extension 1108; 614-794-4850 or email our office at: wbigelow@ashland.edu.

2018 OMEA Professional Development Conference

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The 2018 OMEA Professional Development Conference will be held on February 8-10, 2018 at the Columbus Convention Center.

Please visit our website dedicated to the Professional Development Conference by clicking the link below:

Conference Registration Now Available!

OMEA Member
  • $145 Pre-Registration
  • $155 Pre-Registration with IHCP
  • $165 On-Site Registration
  • $175 On Site Registration with IHCP

  • $225 Pre-Registration
  • $235 Pre-Registration with IHCP
  • $250 On-Site Registration
  • $260 On Site Registration with IHCP

OCMEA (Collegiate) Member
  • $50 Pre-Registration
  • $60 On-Site Registration
Saturday Only
  • $50 Pre-Registration
  • $60 On-Site Registration

Retired OMEA Member
  • No Charge

Non-Teaching Family Member
  • $40 Pre-Registration
  • $50 On-Site Registration

Mail-in Registration

Conference Housing

Click the desired button below to make your housing reservation for the 2018 OMEA Professional Development Conference!

Future Conference Dates

February 8-10, 2018
February 4 - February 6, 2021
January 27 - January 29, 2028
January 31-February 2, 2019
February 3 - February 5, 2022
January 30 - February 1, 2020
February 6 - February 8, 2025