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BACHELOR OF MUSIC
MAJOR IN MUSIC

Following is one suggested four-year degree plan. Students are encouraged to see their advisor each semester for help with program decisions and enrollment; responsible for reviewing the Program of Study Requirements; and must meet foreign language and writing intensive course requirements for graduation. See Academic Regulations-Undergraduate.

*See Appendix A Core Curriculum and Optional Course Information.

Sophomore Year

Fall Semester
CourseHours
PSCI 2305 - American National Govt 3
MUAP 1010 - Music Convocation 0
MUAP 1213 - App Music Inst1 2
MUEN - Perf Music Ensemble2 1
MUSI 1117 - Aural Training II 1
MUSI 1212 - Music Theory II 2
MUSI 2181 - Piano Class III 1
Life & Physical Science* 3
Life & Physical Science Lab* 1
Social/Behavioral Science* 3
Total 17
Spring Semester
CourseHours
PSCI 2306 - American State Govt 3
MATH - Math Elective3 3
MUAP 1010 - Music Convocation 0
MUAP 1213 - App Music Ins1 2
MUSI 2116 - Aural Training III 1
MUSI 2211 - Music Theory III 2
Life & Physical Science* 3
Life & Physical Science Lab* 1
   
   
Total 15

Junior Year

Fall Semester
CourseHours
MUAP 3010 - Music Convocation 0
MUAP 3113 - App Music Inst1 1
MUAP 3213 - App Music Inst1 2
MUEN - Perf Ensemble2 1
MUEN - Perf Ensemble2 1
MUSI 3300 - Music History I 3
MUSI - Music Pedagogy Elec4 1
MUSI for Instrumentalists/Vocalists5 3
Adv General Elective 3
   
Total 15
Spring Semester
CourseHours
MUAP 3005 - Junior Recital 0
MUAP 3010 - Music Convocation 0
MUAP 3113 - Addtl Music Inst2 1
MUAP 3213 - App Music Inst1 2
MUEN - Adv Perf Music Ens2 1
MUEN - Adv Perf Music Ens2 1
MUSI 3253 - Basic Conducting 2
MUSI 3346 - Form and Analysis 3
MUSI - Adv Music Elective6 2
Language, Philosophy&Culture 3
Total 15

Senior Year

Fall Semester
CourseHours
MUAP 3010 - Music Convocation 0
MUAP 3213 - App Music Inst2 2
MUEN - Adv Perf Music Ensemble2 1
MUEN - Adv Perf Music Ensemble2 1
MUSI - Adv Music Elective6 2
MUSI 3347 - Counterpoint 3
MUSI - Topics/Problems7 3
Total 12
Spring Semester
CourseHours
MUAP 3010 - Music Convocation 0
MUAP 3213 - App Music Inst1 2
MUAP 4005 - Senior Performance 0
MUEN - Adv Perf Music Ensemble2 1
MUSI 3301 - Music History II 3
MUSI - Adv Music Elective6 3
Adv General Elective 3
Total 12

TOTAL SEMESTER CREDIT HOURS: 120

1When enrolled in applied music lessons, students must be concurrently enrolled in both an assigned University ensemble and MUAP 1010 or MUAP 3010.
2When enrolled in a University ensemble, students must adhere to Ensemble Participation and Requirements guidelines.
3Math elective, select 3 SCH from any math course above the level of College Algebra.
4Music Pedagogy elective, select 4 SCH from MUSI 3127, 3133, 3166, 3168, 3183, 3188 or 3189.
5Music 1302 for instrumentalists; MUSI 1161, 1162, 2161 for vocalists.
6Advanced Music Electives, select 7 SCH from 3000-4000 level MUAP, MUEN or MUSI coursework with approval of music studies advisor.
7Music Topics/Problems, select 3 SCH from MUSI 4301 or MUSI 4305.

Note: All Music Theory and Aural Training SCH must be completed with a grade of "C" or better. Student must audition with a full time faculty of the music performance area. Must complete 6 semesters in the same principal area.

Actual degree plans may vary depending on availability of courses in a given semester.
Some courses may require prerequisites not listed.

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