(53-54 credits)

Notes:

  • Students who major in Music are required to declare a minor or a second major in a subject area outside of music.
  • All courses required in the Music major must be completed with a minimum grade of C-.
  • A student granted a waiver of any Music course(s) must take an equivalent number of credits in other Music course(s) as electives.
  • A maximum of two semesters of ensemble credit will be accepted from a transfer college.
  • All semesters of Applied Music must be taken on the same instrument.
  • Students must have 45 upper-division credits for graduation.

Music: General

(54 credits)

Required Foundation Courses (27 Credits)
MUS110Introduction to Music Studies1
Select four of the following (Participation in Music Ensemble, by advisement: 4 semesters at 1 credit each):4
College/Youth Symphony
College-Community Chorale
Symphonic Band
Concert Choir
Collegium Musicum
Chamber Singers
Chamber Jazz Ensembles
MUS150Concert Series Attendance 0
MUS202Piano 12
MUS203Theory 13
MUS231Sight Singing and Ear Training 11
MUS232Sight Singing and Ear Training 21
MUS2xxApplied Music: 2 semesters at 2 credits each4
MUS331Music to 1750 3
MUS333Music since 17503
MUS335Sight Singing & Ear Training 31
MUS4xxApplied Music: 2 semesters at 2 credits each4
Additional Required Courses (13 Credits)
MUS204Theory 23
MUS303Theory 3-Counterpoint3
MUS301Piano 22
MUS302Piano 3: Jazz and Popular Styles2
or MUS320 Keyboard Harmony and Improvisation
MUS364Form and Analysis 3
or MUS250 Music Therapy Overview
Elective Requirements (9 Credits)
Select 9 credits9
Capstone Requirements (5 Credits)
MUS432Writing About Music 3
MUS490Senior Project Seminar2
Total Credits54

Music: Classical Performance Concentration

(54 credits)

Required Foundation Courses (27 Credits)
MUS110Introduction to Music Studies1
Select four of the following (Participation in Music Ensemble, by advisement: 4 semesters at 1 credit each):4
College/Youth Symphony
College-Community Chorale
Symphonic Band
Concert Choir
Collegium Musicum
Chamber Singers
Chamber Jazz Ensembles
MUS150Concert Series Attendance 0
MUS202Piano 12
MUS203Theory 13
MUS231Sight Singing and Ear Training 11
MUS232Sight Singing and Ear Training 21
MUS2xxApplied Music: 2 semesters at 2 credits each4
MUS331Music to 1750 3
MUS333Music since 17503
MUS335Sight Singing & Ear Training 31
MUS4xxApplied Music: 2 semesters at 2 credits each4
Concentration Courses (21 Credits)
Select two of the following (Participation in Music Ensemble, by advisement: 2 additional semesters):2
College/Youth Symphony
College-Community Chorale
Symphonic Band
Concert Choir
Collegium Musicum
Chamber Singers
Chamber Jazz Ensembles
MUS204Theory 23
MUS303Theory 3-Counterpoint3
MUS301Piano 22
MUS364Form and Analysis 3
MUS4xxApplied Music: 4 additional semesters8
Elective Requirements (5 Credits)
Select 5 credits5
Capstone Requirements (1 Credits)
MUS483Senior Recital 1
Total Credits54

Music: Jazz Performance Concentration

(53 credits)

Required Foundation Courses (27 Credits)
MUS110Introduction to Music Studies1
Select four of the following (Participation in Music Ensemble, by advisement: 4 semesters at 1 credit each):4
College/Youth Symphony
College-Community Chorale
Symphonic Band
Concert Choir
Collegium Musicum
Chamber Singers
Chamber Jazz Ensembles
MUS150Concert Series Attendance 0
MUS202Piano 12
MUS203Theory 13
MUS231Sight Singing and Ear Training 11
MUS232Sight Singing and Ear Training 21
MUS2xxApplied Music: 2 semesters at 2 credits each4
MUS331Music to 1750 3
MUS333Music since 17503
MUS335Sight Singing & Ear Training 31
MUS4xxApplied Music: 2 semesters at 2 credits each4
Concentration Courses (25 Credits)
Select two of the following (Participation in Music Ensemble, by advisement: 2 additional semesters):2
College/Youth Symphony
College-Community Chorale
Symphonic Band
Concert Choir
Collegium Musicum
Chamber Singers
Chamber Jazz Ensembles
MUS210Jazz Improvisation Workshop 2
MUS302Piano 3: Jazz and Popular Styles2
MUS310Jazz Theory 13
MUS311Jazz Theory 23
MUS312Jazz Instrumentation and Arranging3
MUS410Jazz Improvisation Workshop 2
MUS4xxApplied Music: 4 semesters at 2 credits each8
Capstone Requirements (1 Credits)
MUS483Senior Recital 1
Total Credits53

Music: Recording & Electronic Music Concentration

(53 credits)

Required Foundation Courses (27 Credits)
MUS110Introduction to Music Studies1
Select four of the following (Participation in Music Ensemble, by advisement: 4 semesters at 1 credit each):4
College/Youth Symphony
College-Community Chorale
Symphonic Band
Concert Choir
Collegium Musicum
Chamber Singers
Chamber Jazz Ensembles
MUS150Concert Series Attendance 0
MUS202Piano 12
MUS203Theory 13
MUS231Sight Singing and Ear Training 11
MUS232Sight Singing and Ear Training 21
MUS2xxApplied Music: 2 semesters at 2 credits each4
MUS331Music to 1750 3
MUS333Music since 17503
MUS335Sight Singing & Ear Training 31
MUS4xxApplied Music: 2 semesters at 2 credits each4
Concentration Courses (21 Credits)
MUS204Theory 23
MUS303Theory 3-Counterpoint3
or MUS310 Jazz Theory 1
MUS350Computer and Electronic Music 3
MUS351Advanced Computer and Electronic Music3
MUS380Basic Recording Techniques 3
MUS381Advanced Recording3
Select one of the following:3
Form and Analysis
Physics of Sound and Music
Jazz Instrumentation and Arranging
Capstone Requirements (5 Credits)
MUS432Writing About Music 3
MUS490Senior Project Seminar2
Total Credits53