Jun 30, 2022  
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog 
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Music - Liberal Arts (MUSL) - BA Major

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45 S.H. (minor required)

2.0 GPA required.

C grade or better required in major courses.

Music - Liberal Arts (Instrumental) Major Map

Music - Liberal Arts (Piano) Major Map

Music - Liberal Arts (Vocal) Major Map

GOAL 6 (Fine Arts) Requirement

Students must take their GOAL 6 - Fine Arts General Education Program requirements in an art form other than music.

Required Courses (15-16 S.H.)

Pedagogy Courses (1-2 S.H.)

Choose one:    (See Note 1 below.)

Literature Courses (2-3 S.H.)

Choose one:     (See Note 1 below.)

Major Performing Large Ensemble (4 S.H.)

Choose one:     (See Note 2 below.)

Applied Lessons in Primary Performance Medium (4 S.H.)

Students must enroll in a minimum of four semesters of applied lessons in their major performing medium, and they must pass the 260 series requirements in applied lessons to graduate.


  1. Pedagogy and literature courses must correspond to the student’s major performing medium.
  2. All credits must be taken in the large ensemble related to major performing medium. Students must participate in this large ensemble every semester they are enrolled as music majors.

Capstone Project (2 S.H.)

Electives (3 S.H.)

Electives must be taken from the areas of theory, history, and literature. MUS 120 - Introduction to Music Theory  does not fulfill elective requirements.

Piano Proficiency (0 S.H.)

See Piano Proficiency Examination  for information concerning piano proficiency.


◎ = Oral Intensive

◆ = Math/Critical Analysis Intensive

△ = Writing Intensive

✽ = Physical Development and Wellness Graduation Requirement

= Civic Engagement and Service Learning

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