Carrie Martens

Music Advisor, Lecturer

SFA 208

(501) 852-1212


Carrie Martens is currently serving her third year as Coordinator of Music Advising for the Department of Music. Ms. Martens earned her Bachelor of Music Education from Arkansas Tech University before teaching K-12 Instrumental, Vocal, and General Music in Arkansas. Ms. Martens served as a graduate teaching assistant at the University of Central Arkansas while earning her Master of Music in Music Education. She earned the UCA Music Department’s distinction of “Outstanding Graduate Student” for the 2013-2014 and 2014-2015 academic years.


Prior to assuming music major advising responsibilities, Ms. Martens was a full-time Visiting Lecturer of Music Education at UCA, and from 2014-2017 she was the assistant director of Voices of Central Arkansas, UCA’s award-wining auditioned choral program for 3rd-12th grade singers.


In addition to her advising responsibilities at UCA, Ms. Martens also teaches MUS 2211 Integration of Music Technology into Teaching and Learning. She is a Level 2 Certified Google Educator and is currently serving as the Technology Chair for the Arkansas Music Educators Association (ArkMEA). Ms. Martens has a passion for helping teachers and students enhance instruction and content with the use of technology.


For undergraduate music major advising resources or to schedule an appointment with Ms. Martens, students should visit the music advising page.