B.A. in Music (MU.BA)

Major Requirements/Music (44 credits)
MU-151Group Piano I3
MU-171Group Voice I3
or MU-327 Instrumental Arranging and Basic Orchestration
MU-217The American Music Tradition3
MU-218History and Literature of Music I3
MU-219History and Literature of Music II3
MU-221Theory I3
MU-221LEar Training I1
MU-222Theory II3
MU-222LEar Training II1
MU-321Music Theory III3
MU-322Music Theory IV3
MU-328Conducting 13
Select 6 semesters of Applied Music (Private Instruction) from the following: 26
Select 6 semesters of the following:6
Chorus I
Chorus II
Chamber Choir I
Chamber Choir II
Chamber Orchestra
(Any music course in major requirements satisfies Aesthetics (AT) General Education requirement)
MU-RECSenior Recital - Music Major (Required)0
Free Electives (34 credits) 3
Select up to 34 credits of free electives 334
General Education Requirements (42 credits) 4
Complete 42 credits as outlined on the General Education table. 442
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-221 Theory I3MU-222 Theory II3
MU-221L Ear Training I1MU-222L Ear Training II1
MU-151 Group Piano I (Gen*Ed Aesthetics (AT) AR,DA,MU,TH)3Private Instruction MU-180-MU-1991
Gen*Ed Social Science Survey (SS.SV)3CHORUS/CHOIR/CHAMBER ORCHESTRA1
FO-xxx Gen*Ed World Language3Gen*Ed Technological Literacy (TL)3
CHORUS/CHOIR/CHAMBER ORCHESTRA1Gen*Ed Historical Perspectives (HS.SV) or Social Science Survey (SS.SV)3
Semester Credits17Semester Credits15
Second Year
FallCreditsSpringCredits
EN-2xx Gen*Ed Literature (LIT)3MU-217 The American Music Tradition3
MU-321 Music Theory III3MU-322 Music Theory IV3
Gen*Ed Natural Science (NS) BY,CE,PH,SC,GL3MU-180-MU-199 Private Instruction1
Gen*Ed Mathematics3CHORUS/CHOIR/CHAMBER ORCHESTRA1
CHORUS/CHOIR/CHAMBER ORCHESTRA1Gen*Ed Natural Science (NS) BY,CE,PH,SC,GL3
MU-180-MU-199 Private Instruction1Gen*Ed Cultural Diversity (CD) or Global Understanding (GU)3
Semester Credits14Semester Credits14
Third Year
FallCreditsSpringCredits
MU-218 History and Literature of Music I3MU-219 History and Literature of Music II (Gen*Ed Writing Intensive (WT)3
Gen*Ed Historical Perspectives (HS.SV)3CHORUS/CHOIR/CHAMBER ORCHESTRA1
CHORUS/CHOIR/CHAMBER ORCHESTRA1MU-180-MU-199 Private Instruction1
MU-180-MU-199 Private Instruction1Free Elective3
Gen*Ed Reasoned Oral Discourse (RD)3Free Elective3
Free Elective4Free Electives4
Semester Credits15Semester Credits15
Fourth Year
FallCreditsSpringCredits
MU-171 Group Voice I or 3273MU-REC Senior Recital - Music Major0
MU-328 Conducting3Free Elective3
MU-180-MU-199 Private Instruction1Free Elective3
PR-4xx Gen*Ed Interdisciplinary Studies (ISP)3Free Elective3
Free Elective3Free Elective3
Free Elective2Free Elective3
Semester Credits15Semester Credits15
Total Credits 120