B.A. in Music with a Concentration in Music Industry

Major Requirements/Music Industry (22 credits)
MU-151Group Piano I3
MU-217The American Music Tradition3
MU-219History and Literature of Music II3
MU-221Theory I3
MU-222Theory II3
Select 4 semesters of the following:4
Chorus I
Chorus II
Chamber Choir I
Chamber Choir II
Chamber Orchestra
MU-301The Business of Music3
(Any music course in major requirements satisfies Aesthetics (AT) in General Education)
Music Industry Concentration Requirements (18 credits)
MU-140Applied Music Industry I1
MU-240Record Label Strategies1
MU-241Advanced Record Label Strategies1
Select 3 credits of Music at 200+ level3
Select 6 credits from the following:6
Songwriting I
Songwriting II
Record Production
Contemporary Rock Ensemble I
Contemporary Rock Ensemble II
Advanced Record Production
Select 3 credits from the following:3
From Blues to Rap: The African-American Music Tradition
Rock and Roll in American Culture
Jazz in America
MU-401Music Business Internship Seminar3
Interdisciplinary Requirements (18 credits)
PS/CO-290Media Law3
CO-155Media Literacy3
BA-200Survey of Accounting3
BM-250Principles of Management and Organizational Behavior3
BK-250Principles of Marketing3
BM-451Entrepreneurship3
Free Electives (20 credits) 1
Select up to 20 credits of free electives 120
General Education Requirements (42 credits) 2
Complete 42 credits as outlined on the General Education table. 242
Total Credits120

Notes

  • 54 credits must be completed at the 200 level or higher.

Sequence Chart

First Year
FallCreditsSpringCredits
EN-101 College Composition I3EN-102 College Composition II3
MU-140 Applied Music Industry I1MU-301 The Business of Music3
MU-151 Group Piano I (Gen*Ed Aesthetics (AT) AR,DA,MU,TH)3CO-155 Media Literacy3
FO-xxx Gen*Ed World Language3CHORUS/CHOIR/CHAMBER ORCHESTRA1
Gen*Ed Historical Perspectives (HS.SV)3Gen*Ed Historical Perspectives (HS.SV) or Social Science Survey (SS.SV)3
Gen*Ed Social Science Survey (SS.SV)3Gen*Ed Natural Science (NS) BY,CE,PH,SC,GL3
CHORUS/CHOIR/CHAMBER ORCHESTRA1 
Semester Credits17Semester Credits16
Second Year
FallCreditsSpringCredits
EN-2xx Gen*Ed Literature3MU-241 Advanced Record Label Strategies1
Gen*Ed Natural Science (NS) BY,CE,PH,SC,GL3MU-217 The American Music Tradition3
MU-221 Theory I3MU-222 Theory II3
MU-240 Record Label Strategies1MU-216, MU-290 or MU-2913
CHORUS/CHOIR/CHAMBER ORCHESTRA1CHORUS/CHOIR/CHAMBER ORCHESTRA1
MA-xxx Gen*Ed Mathematics3Gen*Ed Technological Literacy (TL)3
Semester Credits14Semester Credits14
Third Year
FallCreditsSpringCredits
BA-200 Survey of Accounting3BK-250 Principles of Marketing3
BM-250 Principles of Management and Organizational Behavior3MU-219 History and Literature of Music II (Gen*Ed Writing Intensive (WT)3
PS-290 Media Law or CO 2903MU-xxx Music Guided Elective3
Gen*Ed Cultural Diversity (CD) or Global Understanding (GU)3MU-2xx 200-Level Music Elective3
Gen*Ed Reasoned Oral Discourse (RD)3Free Elective3
Semester Credits15Semester Credits15
Fourth Year
FallCreditsSpringCredits
MU-401 Music Business Internship Seminar (Gen*Ed Experiential Education (ExEd)3BM-451 Entrepreneurship3
MU-xxx Music Guided Elective3Free Electives6
PR-4xx Gen*Ed Interdisciplinary Perspectives (ISP)3Free Electives5
Free Electives 6 
Semester Credits15Semester Credits14
Total Credits 120