May 27, 2023  
2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog 
2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

Music Major – B.A. Degree

Music Major (38 - 41 cr)

A. Core Requirements (26 cr)

B. Track Requirements (12 cr)

Choose one of the following tracks.

Generalist Track

  • Credit: 3
  • Choose two 300/400-courses from the Theory of Music OR Music History & Literature Areas  credit: 6
  • Choose three additional credits from Ensemble OR Applied Music Areas (other than MUS 230/MUS 231)  credit: 3

Jazz Studies Track (audition required)

Audio Recording and Production Track (interview required)

Performance Studies Track (audition required)

C. Cognate Requirements (0 - 3 credits)

Any approved computer and information literacy course -OR- passing the computer literacy competency exam.

If choosing Audio Recording and Production track above, requirement is met with MUS 206.

Music - Areas of Study for Major and Minor



  • Music majors/minors or non-majors wishing individual instruction must audition for and obtain the consent of the instructor. Instructor will determine whether students will receive one or two credits in upper or lower division for those courses with more than one option.