Bachelor of Arts in Music Requirements

Total Semester Credit Hours=129

A. University Core Curriculum (44 hrs., MUSI 2308 may be applied to core curriculum requirements)

B. Foreign Language--14 hours (four semesters)

C. Musical Performance --14 hours

1. Applied Study in voice or instrument (MUAP)--7 hours (4 lower-division and 3-upper-division)

2. Major Ensembles (MUEN)--7 hours (4 lower-division; 3 upper-division)

D. Musicianship--42 hours (not including MUSI 2308 , which is applied toward core curriculum requirements)

1. Lower-Division Course (20 hrs.)

MUAP 1111

Harmony and Keyboard I

MUAP 1112

Harmony and Keyboard II

MUAP 2111

Harmony and Keyboard III

MUAP 2112

Harmony and Keyboard IV

MUSI 1000

Recitals, Concerts and Productions (6 registrations)

MUSI 1116

Aural Skills I

MUSI 1117

Aural Skills II

MUSI 1311

Music Theory I

MUSI 1312

Music Theory II

MUSI 2116

Aural Skills III

MUSI 2117

Aural Skills IV

MUSI 2308*

Music Literature

MUSI 2311

Music Theory III

MUSI 2312

Music Theory IV

2. Upper-Division courses (22 hrs.)

MUSI 3311


MUSI 3318

Musics of the World

MUSI 3319

Music History I

MUSI 3320

Music History II

MUSI 4101

Analytical/Research Project

MUSI 4340


MUSI 4342

Form and Analysis

MUSI 4345

Arranging for Choral and Instrumental Ensembles

E. Electives --15 hours

1. Music (Upper-division)--6 hrs

2. Non-Music (Upper-division)--9 hrs.

There is no recital requirement for this degree. A substantial formal paper prepared in MUSI 4101: Analytical/Research Project shall be presented with the approval of the major advisor and submitted as evidence of competence in the major field. The project may be an outgrowth of a music theory, history, topics course, or independent study project, as appropriate to the student's interest.