Bachelor of Arts in Music (B.A. Music)

This information represents a typical plan for completion of a music degree. Your actual courses may vary. Courses in yellow highlight are sequential music courses offered only in the indicated semester. These must be taken in the sequence indicated.

Freshmen - 16 hours per semester
Fall Semester Spring Semester
Course Number Course Name Credit Hours Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
MUS 1000r Seminar 0 MUS 1000r Seminar 0
MUS 1xxx Voice or Instrument Instruction 1 MUS 1xxx Voice/Instrument Instr. 1
MUS 1730 Aural Skills I 2 MUS 1740 Aural Skills II 2
MUS 1750 Musicianship Lab I 1 MUS 1760 Musicianship Lab II 1
MUS 1710 Musicianship I 2 MUS 1720 Musicianship II 2
ENGL 1010 Rhetoric and Composition I 3 ENGL 1020 Rhetoric and Composition II 3
Language Foreign Language (1st year) 4 Language Foreign Language (1st year) 4
MATH Approved Math Course 3 GEN ED Behavioral/Social Science 3
Sophomore - 16 hours per semester
Fall Semester Spring Semester
Course Number Course Name Credit Hours Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
MUS 2000r Seminar 0 MUS 2000r Seminar 0
MUS xxxx Ensemble 1 MUS xxxx Ensemble 1
Statistics Approved course 3 Humanities Historical Understanding 3
Humanities Literature 3 GEN ED Non-lab Science 3
GEN ED Behavioral/Social Science 3 Humanities Thoughts, Values, Belief 3
Foreign Language 2nd-year Foreign Language 3 Foreign Language 2nd-year Foreign Language 3
Minor see note 1 3 Minor see note 1 3
Junior - 13-16 hours per semester
Fall Semester Spring Semester
Course Number Course Name Credit Hours Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
MUS 3000r Seminar 0 MUS 3000r Seminar 0
MUS xxxx Ensemble/Applied Instruction
1 MUS xxxx Ensemble/Appl. Instruction
1
MUS 3110 Musics of the World 3 MUS Literature MUS 3130/3160/3170/3200 3
MUS Elective 3000-level Music elective 3 MUS Elective 3000-level Music elective 3
MUS 3400 Life Skills for Artists 3 MUS 3420 Performance Production 2
Minor see note 1
Minor required/elective 3 Lab Science Approved Course 4
    Minor see note 1
3
Senior - 13-14 hours per semester
Fall Semester Spring Semester
Course Number Course Name Credit Hours Course Number Credit Name Credit Hours
MUS 4000r Seminar 0 MUS 4000r Seminar 0
MUS xxxx Ensemble/Applied Instruction
1 MUS xxxx Ensemble/Applied Instruction
1
MUS 4170 Arts in Society 3 Fine Arts Visual/Performing Arts Gen Ed 3
MUS Elective 3000/4000 level Music elective 3 MUS Literature MUS 3130/3160/3170/3200 3
MUS 3410 Arts Entrepreneurship 3 Minor see note 1 3000-4000 Level 3
MUS 3930r Music Practicum 1 MUS 4930r Music Internship 3
Minor see note 1 3000-4000 level 3      
           

Notes

  1A minor must be completed with a 2.0 average.