2019-2020 Catalog with Addendum II 
    Dec 08, 2021  
2019-2020 Catalog with Addendum II [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Vocal Performance, BM (VOCP)

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The Bachelor of Music degree in Vocal Performance prepares students to pursue a singing career while providing the foundation in music essential to the professional musician.

University Requirements

Please see the University Requirements  section of this catalog.

Major Requirements

Music Specialization Skills


Recital Seminar

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

Performance Ensemble

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

Total: 26 Credit Hours

Vocal Concentration

Major concentration (major lessons)

  • MPVM Credit Hours: 24

Minor Concentration

  • (non-major lessons) Credit Hours: 4

Concepts of Vocal Performance

Opera Workshop

Total: 39 Credit Hours

Arrange selections to ensure ≥33 advanced hours.

Supplement for Major


Total: 0 Credit Hours


Electives - 7 Credit Hours

Total Major Hours: 72

Other Graduation Requirements

Pass the piano proficiency exam, sophomore proficiency exam, and present junior and senior recitals.

Minimum grade in each required music course: 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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