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Concentrations

  • All-Levels Ed-Instrumental Track
  • All-Levels Ed-Vocal Track

Degree Plan

Bachelor of Music, General with a Conc in All-Levels Ed-Instrumental

Required Credits: 120

ESOL Track
Students who completed ESOL 1311 and ESOL 1312 will need to also complete ESOL 2303 with a grade of C or better.
University Core Curriculum
Complete the University Core Curriculum requirements. 42
MUSL 2321Intro to Music History ( Required for Creative Arts component)3
Instrumental Track Music
Theory Advancement Test required for all Bachelor of Music degrees
Required Courses: 1
MUSA 1091Student Recital (Complete seven semesters)0
MUSA 1165Chamber Music/Accompanying (Complete two semesters)1
MUSA 2033Instrumental Conducting Lab (Complete one semester)0
MUSA 1195Individual Instruction (Complete four semesters) 21
MUSA 3295Individual Instruction (Complete three semesters) 22
MUSA 3331Instrumental Conducting I3
MUSA 3333Instrumental Conducting II3
MUSL 3321Music History Survey I3
MUSL 3322Music History Survey II3
MUST 1111Aural Skills I1
MUST 1112Aural Skills II1
MUST 1313Music Theory I3
MUST 1314Music Theory II3
MUST 2111Aural Skills III1
MUST 2112Aural Skills IV1
MUST 2313Music Theory III3
MUST 2314Music Theory IV3
MUST 3215Music Theory V2
Ensemble I:
Select three semesters of the following:3
Marching Band
Orchestra-Strings 3
Ensemble II:
Select four semesters of the following: (This will be either 4 or 8 hours)4
Symphonic Band
Marching Band
Symphonic Winds
Orchestra-Strings 3
Ensemble III:
Select one additional semester of ensemble of the following: (This will be either 1 or 2 hours)1
Special Focus Ensembles
Symphonic Band
Marching Band
Symphonic Winds
Orchestra-Strings 3
Pedagogy:
Select three semesters of the following:6
Secondary Instruct-Woodwinds I
Secondary Instruction-Brass I
Secondary Instruc.-Low Strings
Secondary Instr.-High Strings
Secondary Instruc-Woodwinds II
Secondary Instruct.-Percussion
Piano Proficiency:
MUSA 2272Piano Class IV 42
Senior Recital:
Complete senior recital
Education Minor (Music)
Required Courses:
EDPC 3300Developmental Variations3
MUSE 3336Tch Music Elementary Schools3
MUSE 4333Tch Music Secondary School3
RED 3342Content Area Literacy3
SCED 3317Multicultural Ed in Sec School3
TED 4697Stud't Teach: All-Levels Music6
Total Hours120
1

Only one ensemble course per semester is accepted.

2

Complete courses in the same instrument.

3

If orchestral string

4

Or fulfill piano proficiency

Bachelor of Music, General with a Conc. in All-Levels Ed-Vocal

Required Credits: 120

ESOL Track
Students who completed ESOL 1311 and ESOL 1312 will need to also complete ESOL 2303 with a grade of C or better.
University Core Curriculum
Complete the University Core Curriculum requirements.42
MUSL 2321Intro to Music History (Required for Creative Arts component)3
Vocal Track Music Core
Theory Advancement Test required for all Bachelor of Music degrees
Required Courses:
MUSA 1091Student Recital (Complete seven semesters)0
MUSA 1195Individual Instruction (Complete four semesters)1
MUSA 3295Individual Instruction (Complete three semesters)2
MUSA 2263Diction I2
MUSA 2264Diction II2
MUSA 3337Choral Conducting I3
MUSA 3338Choral Conducting II3
MUSA 4293Pedagogy Of Voice2
MUSA 4294Song Literature2
MUSL 3321Music History Survey I3
MUSL 3322Music History Survey II3
MUST 1111Aural Skills I1
MUST 1112Aural Skills II1
MUST 1313Music Theory I3
MUST 1314Music Theory II3
MUST 2111Aural Skills III1
MUST 2112Aural Skills IV1
MUST 2313Music Theory III3
MUST 2314Music Theory IV3
MUST 3215Music Theory V2
Choir:
Select a combination of eight semesters from the following:8
University Chorus
University Chorale
Piano Proficiency:
MUSA 2272Piano Class IV 12
Senior Recital:
Complete senior recital
Education Minor (Music)
Required Courses:
EDPC 3300Developmental Variations3
MUSE 3336Tch Music Elementary Schools3
MUSE 4333Tch Music Secondary School3
RED 3342Content Area Literacy3
SCED 3317Multicultural Ed in Sec School3
TED 4697Stud't Teach: All-Levels Music6
Total Hours117
1

Or fulfill piano proficiency.

University Core Curriculum

NOTE: The department may make specific suggestions for courses which are most applicable towards your major.

Psychology and Criminal Justice majors and minors are required to take MATH 1320 Math for Social Sciences I (C) or a higher level Calculus course.

Business majors are required to take MATH 1320 Math for Social Sciences I (C) or a higher level Calculus course.

NOTE: All courses require a C or better

Communication

Select six hours of the following: (Note: ESL students should take ESOL 1300 & ESOL 13126
Written and Oral Communication
Rhetoric & Composition I
Rhetoric & Composition 2
Rhetoric, Composition & Comm
Expos Engl Compos-Spkr Esl (C) 1
Res & Crit Writng Spkr Esl (C) 1
Total Hours6
 
 

American History

Required Courses:
HIST 1301History of U.S. to 1865 (C)3
HIST 1302History of U.S. Since 1865 (C)3
Total Hours6

Language, Philosophy & Culture 

Select one of the following:3
English Literature (C)
English Literature (C)
Intro to American Fiction (C)
Intro to American Drama (C)
Intro to American Poetry (C)
Making of the "Other" Americas
World History to 1500 (C)
World History Since 1500 (C)
Introduction to Philosophy (C)
Ethics (C)
Introduct to Religious Studies
Seeing & Naming: Conversations
Introduction to Womens Studies
Global Feminisms
Total Hours3

Mathematics 

Select one of the following:3
Math in the Modern World (C)
Math for Social Sciences I (C)
Calculus I
Calculus I - Part A
Calculus I - Part B
Calculus I - Part C
Precalculus (C)
Pre-calculus - Part A
Pre-calculus - Part B
Pre-calculus - Part C
Math for Social Sciences II
Differential Equations
Descriptive & Inferential Stat
Elementary Statistical Methods
Total Hours3

Life & Physical Sciences - Lab 

Select one of the following:1-4
Astronomy Lab I (C)
Introductory Biology Lab (C)
Human Biology Laboratory (C)
Topics in Study of Life I
Organismal Biology Laboratory
Human Anat/Physio Lab I (C)
Human Anat/Physio Lab II (C)
Laboratory for CHEM 1305
Laboratory for CHEM 1306
Introductory Chemistry (C)
Introductory Chemistry (C)
Environmental Sci. Lab (C)
Non-major Lab for ESCI 1301
Laboratory for GEOG 1306 (C)
Lab for GEOL 1314 (C)
Lab for GEOL 1313 (C)
Principles of Earth Sci - Lab
Laboratory for Geology 1212
General Physics I (C)
General Physics II (C)
Introductory Mechanics
Introductory Electromagnetism
Total Hours1-4

Life and Physical Sciences 

A minimum of two semesters of lecture and one semester of laboratory associated with one of the courses, or two semesters of combined (3 credit) lecture-laboratory courses (Only six hours apply toward the required 42.) 

Select six hours of the following: 16
Astronomy Lab I (C)
Elem Astronomy-Solar System(C)
Elem Astr Stars & Galaxies (C)
Introductory Biology Lab (C)
Human Biology Laboratory (C)
Topics in Study of Life I
Organismal Biology Laboratory
Introductory Biology
Human Biology (C)
General Biology
Organismal Biology
Human Anat/Physio Lab I (C)
Human Anat/Physio Lab II (C)
Human Anat/Physiology I (C)
Human Anat/Physiology II (C)
Laboratory for CHEM 1305
Laboratory for CHEM 1306
General Chemistry
General Chemistry (C)
Introductory Chemistry (C)
Introductory Chemistry (C)
Environmental Sci. Lab (C)
Non-major Lab for ESCI 1301
Intro to Environmental Sci (C)
Laboratory for GEOG 1306 (C)
Physical Geography (C)
Lab for GEOL 1313 (C)
Lab for GEOL 1314 (C)
Principles of Earth Sci - Lab
Laboratory for Geology 1212
Principles of Earth Sciences
Principles of Earth Science
The Blue Planet
Natural Hazards
Intro to Physical Geology (C)
Intro to Historical Geol (C)
Fundamentals of Nutrition
Wellness Dynamics
Microorganisms and Disease
General Physics I (C)
General Physics II (C)
Laboratory for PHYS 2320
Laboratory for PHYS 2321
Introductory Mechanics
Introductory Electromagnetism
Total Hours6
1

Based on the major selected, options listed might not be applicable; please refer to the prerequisite area at top if one is present.

Political Science 

Required Courses:
POLS 2310Introduction to Politics (C)3
POLS 2311American Gover & Politics (C)3
Total Hours6

Social and Behavioral Sciences 

Select one of the following:3
Intro-Phys Anth/Archeolog (C)
Intro-Cultural Anthropology(C)
Cultural Geography
Intro to Linguistics (C)
Econ for Engrs & Scientists
Interpersonal Communication
Mass Media and Society
Principles of Economics (C)
Principles of Economics (C)
Introduction to Ed Psychology
Action Research in Classrooms
Introduction to Linguistics(C)
Cultural Geography (C)
An Intro. to Linguistics (C)
Lang. Inside & Out: Sel Topics
Introduction to Psychology (C)
Introduction to Sociology (C)
Cultural Geography
Total Hours3

 Creative Arts

Select one of the following:3
Art Appreciation (C)
History of Art I (C)
History of Art II (C)
Dance Appreciation (C)
Intro-Art of Motion Pict. (C)
Intro to Music History
Music Appreciation (C)
Jazz to Rock (C)
Introduction to Theatre (C)
Total Hours3

Component Area Option

Select two of the following:6
Intro to Global Business
Public Speaking (C)
Business/Profession Comm (C)
Intro-Computational Thinking
Computer Programming Sci/Engr
Inquiry in Math & Science
Seminar/Critical Inquiry (C)
Total Hours6