Undergraduate Catalog 2019-2021

Music B.A.

Degree Requirements

Areas A - E (See Core section of the Catalog) (42 semester hours)

Core Areas A-E

Satisfactorily complete core Areas A-E, as listed in the Core Curriculum section of this catalog.

Total Credit Hours:42

Core Area F

Satisfactorily complete each of the following courses:

MUSC 1500Music Theory I

3

MUSC 1501Aural Skills I

1

MUSC 1510Music Theory II

3

MUSC 1511Aural Skills II

1

MUSC 2500Music Theory III

3

MUSC 2501Aural Skills III

1

MUSC 2510Music Theory IV

3

MUSC 2511Aural Skills IV

1

MUAP 1000-LevelLower Level Applied Study

2

Total Credit Hours:18

 

Major Requirements

Satisfactorily complete each of the following courses:

MUSC 3600Music History I

3

MUSC 3610Music History II

3

MUSC 3400Intro to Conducting

2

MUSC 4990Senior Project

1

MUAP 3000-levelUpper Level Applied Music

4

MUEN 3000-levelUpper Level Large Ensemble

4

Music courses at the 3000-4000 level appropriate to the major interest

4

Choose one:

MUSC 3650Jazz History

3

MUSC 3660American Music

3

MUSC 4800Studies in World Music

3

Cognate Area

Satisfactorily complete each of the following courses:

MUSC 1210Class Instruct in Piano I

1

MUSC 1220Class Instruct in Piano II

1

MUSC 1990Recital Attendance

0

MUAP 1000-LevelLower Level Applied Study

2

MUEN 1000-levelLower Level Large Ensemble

4

Courses on the 2000-4000 level appropriate to the student's interest

4

Total Credit Hours:12

NOTE: Satisfactory completion of eight semesters of MUSC 1990 is required.

Foreign Language Requirement

Demonstrate competence in one foreign language at the level of the fourth university course (2002).

Total Credit Hours:3-12

Electives

Students are strongly encouraged to use their elective hours to develop a minor concentration in another field related to their career aspirations, or to choose a secondary area in music (theory, history, composition, second instrument).

For students who must take the 1001, 1002, and/or 2001 foreign language courses, these courses will be applied to electives and will reduce the total number of elective credits available.

Total Credit Hours:12-21

Additional Degree Requirements

Satisfactorily complete all graduation requirements listed in the academic policies section of this catalog.

Music majors must also follow all requirements included in the Department Handbook.

Total Credit Hours: 120