Music Undergraduate Major (BA, BS, HBA, HBS)

Departmental degree requirements are 47 credits, of which 24 must be upper division. The College of Liberal Arts allows only 12 credits of MUP courses to be applied toward a degree.

A grade of C– or better is required for all courses used to complete music major requirements. These courses cannot be taken with S/U grading.

Transfer students must demonstrate competency in the areas of music history, music theory, aural skills, and piano skills. Placement examinations in each of these areas must be completed by Wednesday of the first week of classes.

Required Core Classes for ALL options/emphases
Baccalaureate Core
Select 51 credits
Music Major
MUS 177GROUP LESSONS: PIANO1
MUS 121
MUS 122
MUS 123
LITERATURE AND MATERIALS OF MUSIC I
and LITERATURE AND MATERIALS OF MUSIC I
and LITERATURE AND MATERIALS OF MUSIC I
9
MUS 125
MUS 126
LITERATURE AND MATERIALS LAB I
and LITERATURE AND MATERIALS LAB II
2
MUS 135
MUS 136
AURAL SKILLS II
and AURAL SKILLS I
2
MUS 221
MUS 222
MUS 223
LITERATURE AND MATERIALS OF MUSIC
and LITERATURE AND MATERIALS OF MUSIC
and LITERATURE AND MATERIALS OF MUSIC
9
MUS 315INTRODUCTION TO CONDUCTING2
MUS 321LITERATURE AND MATERIALS OF MUSIC III3
MUS 324HISTORY OF WESTERN MUSIC3
MUS 325^HISTORY OF WESTERN MUSIC3
MUS 326HISTORY OF WESTERN MUSIC3
Upper-division Electives10
Total credits required for graduation180

Major Code: 950