Jun 14, 2024  
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog 
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

Music Major – B.A. Degree

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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.

NOTE: A grade of C- or better must be earned in all core courses credited toward the major.

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.

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