Music Therapy Undergraduate Degree
Bachelor of Music, Concentration in Music Therapy
Total Credit Hours: 124
General Education (34 hours)
(see Certified General Education Courses for list of approved courses)
Rhetoric and Writing: (6 hours)
Fine Arts and Humanities (12 hours)
Historical Understanding (3 hours)
Literature (3 hours)
Thoughts, Values and Beliefs (3 hours)
Visual and Performing Arts (3 hours)
Natural Sciences: (4 hours)
Behavioral and Social Sciences: (6 hours)
Mathematics: (3 hours)
Non-Western Culture: (3 hours)
Music Foundations (44 hours)
NOTE: All Music Therapy majors must pass a Piano Proficiency Examination as described in the Music Department Handbook.
Clinical Foundations (18 hours)
Music Therapy Concentration (26-28 hours)
Electives (2 hours)
Additional Requirements for all Music Therapy Majors:
Successful completion of Continuation Standards is prerequisite to enrollment in upper-division music courses and Music Therapy concentration courses.
All course work must be completed prior to enrolling in Music Therapy Internship.
Seminar is required each semester of residence. A minimum of 8 semesters with a grade of Satisfactory is required.
For graduation: 2.0 GPA in all required major and related courses (including specified General Education courses).
2.75 average cumulative, including 2.75 average at UTC and 2.75 average in content area course work with no grade lower than C.
Minimum of 39 hours of 3000 and 4000 level courses
Electives to complete 124 hours
See Degree and Graduation Requirements for additional requirements.
#Also satisfies General Education requirement.
**Not required if guitar is the principal instrument.
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