Bachelor of Music - Vocal Performance
(B.M. - Vocal Performance)

This information represents a typical plan for completion of a music degree. Your actual course 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 - 17 hours per term
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 xxxx Choral Ensemble 1 MUS xxxx Choral Ensemble 1
MUSP 2550r Applied Voice Instruction 2 MUSP 2550r Applied Voice Instruction 2
MUS 1710 Musicianship I 2 MUS 1720 Musicianship II 2
MUS 1750 Aural Skills I 2 MUS 1760 Aural Skills II 2
MUS 1730 Musicianship Lab I 1 MUS 1740 Musicianship Lab II 1
ENGL 1010 Rhetoric & Composition I 3 ENGL 1020 Rhetoric & Composition II 3
MATH Approved Math Course 3 FAH: VPA Approved Gen Ed Course 3
FAH: History Approved Gen Ed Course 3 BEH/SS Approved Gen Ed Course 3

 

Sophomore - 15 hours in Fall, 17 in Spring
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 0020/0022 Choral Ensemble 1 MUS 0020/0022 Choral Ensemble 1
MUSP 2550r Applied Voice 2 MUSP 2550r Applied Voice 2
MUS 2710 Musicanship III 2 MUS 2720 Musicianship IV 2
MUS 2750 Aural Skills III 2 MUS 2760 Aural Skills IV 2
MUS 2730 Musicianship Lab III 1 MUS 2740 Musicianship Lab IV 1
      MUS 2170 Diction for Singers 2
Foreign Language Italian/French/German 1010 4 Foreign Language Italian/French/German 1020 4
Statistics Approved Statistics Course 3 FAH: Literature Approved Gen Ed Course 3
Junior - 15 hours in Fall, 15-16 in Spring
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 0020/0022 or 0040 Choral Ensemble or Opera Workshop 1 MUS 0020/0022 or 0040 Choral Ensemble or Opera Workshop 1
MUSP 4550r Applied Voice see note 1 2 MUSP 4550r Applied Voice see note 1 2
MUS 3030 Basic Conducting 2 MUS xxxxr Approved Small Ensemble 1
MUS 3150 Music History I 3 MUS 3160 Music History II 3
MUS 3330 Vocal Pedagogy 2 Foreign Language Italian/French/German 1020 4
Foreign Language Italian/French/German 1010 4 MUS 3110 Musics of the World 3
MUS xxxxr Approved Small Ensemble 1 MUS Elective Personal/Social Responsibility 2-3
      MUS 3920 Junior Recitalsee note 2 0
Senior - 12 hours each semester
Fall Semester   Spring Semester  
Course Number Course Name Credit Hours Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
MUS 4000r Seminar 0 MUS 4000r Seminar 0
MUS 0040r Opera Workshop 1 MUS 0040r Opera Workshop 1
MUSP 4550r Applied Voice see note 1 2 MUSP 4550r Applied Voice see note 1 2
MUS 4500 Vocal Literature 2 MUS 4920 Senior Recital see note 2 0
MUS Elective Personal/Social Responsibility 3 BEH/SS Approved Gen Ed Course 3
Lab Science Approved Lab Science 4 Non-Lab Science Approved Gen Ed Course 3
      FAH: TVB Approved Gen Ed course 3

Notes

 1Division Jury must be passed to enter into 4000-level voice instructions for the Junior and Senior years.

 2 Division Jury must approve Junior and Senior Recital.