Bachelor of Arts in Music

The primary objective of the Bachelor of Arts in Music degree is to meet the needs of students who want a liberal arts education with significant academic rigor in music as well as applied study and ensemble experiences. This degree affords students the opportunity to hone performance skills and gain an increased knowledge of applied pedagogy.

MUS 112 Music Theory I

3

MUS 113 Music Theory II

3

MUS 200 Music Theory III

3

MUS 114 Music History & Literature I

3

MUS 214 Music History & Literature II

3

MUS 300 Music of the 20th and 21st Centuries

3

MUS 121 Solfege I

2

MUS 122 Solfege II

2

Applied Major Performing Area

8

Main Ensemble

8

Applied or Class Piano (Music electives for student with piano as major instrument)


4

Total Program Credits

42

Student must also demonstrative piano proficiency, attend departmental concerts and participate in recitals and small ensembles.  Completion of a non-music minor or a second major program is also required.

Liberal Arts Core Courses

45-50

Total Program Credits

44