B.A. Major in Music

The B.A. major in Music requires a minimum of 46 semester hours plus studio lessons and faculty-directed ensembles:

Piano Proficiency Requirement 12.0-4.0
Class Piano I 2
Class Piano II 2
MUS 140Music Theory & Musicianship I 23.0
MUS 160Musicianship II 22.0
MUS 170Music Theory II 23.0
MUS 265Musicianship III 22.0
MUS 266Musicianship IV 22.0
MUS 275Music Theory III 23.0
MUS 302Music Theory IV 23.0
MUS 321Music History I4.0
MUS 322Music History II4.0
MUS 391Form and Analysis3.0
One of the following:3.0
Traditional Korean Music
Music of the World
Two of the following:6.0-8.0
Intro to the Art of Music (only if taken before MUS 321 or MUS 322)
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
Popular Music in America
Songs through Time
Field Studies in Music
Student Recital (and) 3
Junior Recital
One of the following: 46.0-10.0
Senior Project: Composition (taken concurrently with MUS 407 Recital Program Notes)
SR Project: Music Research
SR Project: Adv Performance (taken concurrently with MUS 407 Recital Program Notes)
Senior Project: Analysis
SR Proj: Performance/Research
SR Project: Music Recital (taken concurrently with MUS 407 Recital Program Notes)
Studio Lesson Requirement (See Overview page)
Faculty-Directed Ensemble Requirement (See Overview page)
Total Semester Hours46.0-54.0