B.A. Major in Music Studies: Producer/Performer

A B.A. Major in Music Studies: Production/Performance requires 35-47 semester hours:

Piano Proficiency Requirement 12.0-4.0
Class Piano I
Class Piano II
MUS 112Music Recording Techniques1.0
MUS 139Intro to Music Fundamentals 23.0
MUS 140Music Theory & Musicianship I3.0
MUS 160Musicianship II2.0
MUS 170Music Theory II3.0
MUS 235Advanced Recording3.0
MUS 335Advanced Music Production3.0
One of the following:3.0
Traditional Korean Music
Music of the World
Three of the following:9.0-13.0
Intro to the Art of Music
Symphonic Masterworks
Operatic Masterworks
Topics in Music History
Beethoven: The Great Master
American Musical Theater
The Jazz Tradition in America
The Creative World of Mozart
Student Recital
Popular Music in America
Field Studies in Music
Music History I
Music History II
One of the Following:3.0-5.0
For students interested in music performance: 3
Junior Recital
For students interested in music production:
An internship in the area of music production
Four semesters of applied lessons and/or faculty-directed ensemble0.0-4.0
Total Semester Hours35.0-47.0

Students may test out of Class Piano I, or they may test out of the piano proficiency requirement fully by auditioning for the music faculty.


It is strongly recommended that MUS 139 and MUS 115 be taken in the same semester, followed by MUS 116 the next semester.


Students choosing music performance are expected to enroll in a minimum of two semesters of applied lessons and demonstrate a level of proficiency on their instrument. Subject to music faculty approval.