BA Curriculum in Music

Music majors must earn a grade of C or higher in music courses to have them count toward the degree.

MUSI 1000 Performance Attendance0MUSI 1000 Performance Attendance0
MUAP 1520 Performance I2MUAP 1620 Performance II2
MUSI 1310 Music Theory I2MUSI 1410 Music Theory II2
MUSI 1320 Music Skills I1MUSI 1420 Music Skills II1
MUSE 1000-level Ensemble1MUSE 1000-level Ensemble1
MUSI 1020 Piano Skills I - Rudiments1MUSI 1030 Piano Skills II1
ENGL 1100 English Composition I3ENGL 1120 English Composition II3
Core History13Core Fine Arts (not MUSI 2730 or MUSI 2740 or MUSI 2750)3
 15 15
MUSI 1000 Performance Attendance0MUSI 1000 Performance Attendance0
MUAP 2520 Performance III2MUAP 2620 Performance IV2
MUSI 2310 Music Theory III2MUSI 2410 Music Theory IV2
MUSI 2320 Music Skills III1MUSI 2420 Music Skills IV1
MUSE 2000-level Ensemble1MUSE 2000-level Ensemble1
MUSI 2040 Functional Piano I1MUSI 2050 Functional Piano II1
Core Literature13Core Humanities (except COMM 1000) or Core Literature to complete sequence13
Core Social Science or Core History to complete sequence13Core Social Science3
Minor22LBAR 2010 Liberal Arts Careers Preparation2
 15 15
MUSI 3510 Music History I3MUSI 3520 Music History II3
MUSI 3610 Choral Conducting I or 3630 Instrumental Conducting I323000/4000-level elective course in Music42
MUSE 3000-level Ensemble1MUSE 3000-level Ensemble1
Core Science I4Core Science II4
Core Math3Core Humanities53
 15 15
3000/4000-level course in Music History/Theory3MUSE 4000-level Ensemble1
MUSE 4000-level Ensemble13000/4000-level elective course in Music42
3000/4000-level elective course in Music42MUSI 4700 BA Senior Thesis/Project3
Core Social Science3Foreign Language II (College Core)4
Foreign Language I (College Core)4Minor25
Electives42UNIV 4AA0 University Graduation0
 15 15
Total Hours: 120

Students are required to complete a two-course history sequence or a two-course literature sequence. They are also required to complete one Core History or Core Literature course in the area not selected as the sequence.


Requirements for minors vary. Students should check with their advisers for appropriate courses.


MUSI 3610 or 3630 fulfills SLO 7.


Students should meet with their advisers to determine appropriate music electives and other elective courses.


If Literature requirement was completed prior to Fall 2013, Core Humanities must cover SLO 3.