2018-2019 Catalog 
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2018-2019 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Music, BA (MUSI)

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The Bachelor of Arts degree in Music provides a general background in music within the context of a broad liberal arts education.

University Requirements

Please see the University Requirements  section of this catalog.

Major Requirements


Recital Seminar

  • Eight semesters, credit or non-credit Credit Hours: 0

Additional Major Requirements


  • Sophomore (or higher) Literature Credit Hours: 3

Total: 30 Credit Hours

Supplement for Major

General BA: MUSI

Additional Music Selections 9 Credit Hours

Suggestions include:

Student’s choice (may not include recital seminar or performing ensembles)

Additional Selections in Music

  • Selected from either content courses, private instruction, or ensembles Credit Hours: 9

Major Concentration (private instruction)

  • Can be in two fields Credit Hours: 12

Performance Ensemble

  • Each semester, credit or non-credit Credit Hours: 0

Total: 30 Credit Hours


Minimum - 12 Credit hours

Total Major Hours: 72

Other Graduation Requirements

Minimum grade in each required music cours: C
Minimum GPA in major: 2.25
Minimum GPA for graduation: 2.00
Minimum advanced hours: 33
Minimum total hours: 128

Courses numbered 0** do not count in minimum hours required for degree.

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