Bachelor of Music

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Concentrations

  • All-Levels Ed-Instrumental Track
  • All-Levels Ed-Vocal Track
  • Music Performance: Keyboard Pedagogy
  • Music Performance: Wind/String/Percussion 
  • Music Performance: Guitar
  • Music Performance: Keyboard 
  • Music Performance: Vocal 
  • Music Theory and Composition 

Degree Plan

Concentration 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 1165Chamber Music/Accompanying (Complete two semesters)1
MUSA 2033Instrumental Conducting Lab0
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
Wind Symphony
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
Wind Symphony
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

Concentration 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 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

Music Performance: Keyboard Pedagogy

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
PSYC 1301Introduction to Psychology3
MUSL 2321Intro to Music History (Required for Creative Arts component)3
Foreign Language (Music)
Complete two semesters of French, German or Italian in sequence at any level: 6
French One
French Two
French Three
French Four
German One
German Two
German Three
German Four
Intensive Language Study
Intensive Language Study
Keyboard Pedagogy
Theory Advancement Test required for all Bachelor of Music degrees
Required Courses:
MUSA 1165Chamber Music/Accompanying (Complete four semesters )1
MUSA 1195Individual Instruction (Complete four semesters )1
MUSA 3391Individual Instruction (Complete four semesters )3
MUSA 4395Piano Repertory (Complete two semesters )3
All courses listed below are required:
MUSE 4394Piano Pedagogy I3
MUSE 4395Piano Pedagogy II3
MUSE 4396Piano Pedagogy III3
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
MUST 3218Music Theory VI2
Conducting
Please Choose a Course Below:
MUSA 3331Instrumental Conducting I3
or MUSA 3337 Choral Conducting I
Ensemble
Select a combination of four semesters from the list below; only one ensemble per semester is accepted
Symphonic Band
University Chorus
Wind Symphony
University Chorale
Orchestra-Strings
Junior Recital
Complete junior recital
Senior Recital
Complete senior recital
Electives
Select four additional hours of music electives from:
Dance Theatre Lab
Dance Performance
Dance Appreciation
Ballet I
Ballet II
Improvisation
Ballet Foundations I
Ballet Foundations II
Contemporary Foundation 1
Contemporary Foundation 2
Dance Performance
Dance Theory and Composition
History of Dance as a Perf Art
Dance Production
Music for Dancers
World Dance
Dance Internship
Intermediate Ballet I
Intermediate Ballet II
Intermediate Contempor Dance 1
Intermediate Contempor Dance 2
Jazz & Other Stage Danc Form I
American Dance Forms - Jazz
American Dance Forms Hip Hop
Dances of Mexico and Spain
Performance Activism
Somatics
Dance for Musical Theatre I
Choreography
Choreography II: Group Forms
Teaching Dance in High Schools
Selected Topics in Dance
Advanced Ballet I
Advanced Ballet II
Advanced Contemporary Dance 1
Advanced Contemporary Dance 2
Amer Dance Forms-Music Theatre
Seminar
Performance Studies
Dance Pedagogy
Individual Instruction
Beginning Guitar Class
Individual Instruction
Improvisation I
Intermediate Guitar Class
Choral Music Lit
Music Technology I
16th Century Counterpoint
18th-Century Counterpoint
Theory Seminar
Comm Arr/Anal/Comp I
Comm Arr/Anal/Comp II
Comm Arr/Anal/Comp III
Twentieth-Century Techniques
Independent Study
Voice for Musical Theatre
Voice and Speech I
Movement I
Introduction to Theatre
Keyboard Skills for Actors I
Keyboard Skills for Actors II
Theatre Practicum I
Principles of Scenery
Rendering for Theatre Design
Acting Fundamentals
Theatre Graphics & Technology
Voice/Mvmt for Stage II
Fundamtls of Music Theatr Perf
Theatre Practicum II
Sound Design Lab
Musical Theatre Workshop I
Scene Study I
Acting for Majors I
Lighting and Sound Principles
Scene Design
Voice and Speech II
Movement II
Music Theatre Company I
Performing Arts Management
Acting for Majors II
Acting for the Camera
Audition Techniques
Voice and Speech III
Playwriting I
Advanced Technical Solns
Script Analysis
Stage Management
Stage Combat
Directing I
Stage Makeup
Theatre Internship
Lighting Programming
Contemp Hispanic Thea & Drama
Welding for the Arts
History of Costume Design
Principles of Costuming
Lighting Design
Scenic Painting
Costume Design
Creative Drama
Theatre Hist and Literature I
Theatre Hist and Literature II
Costume Construction
Broadway Musicals-A History
Women in Drama
Leadership in Perf. Arts Org.
Portfolio Development
Theatre Practicum III
Theatre Practicum IV
Theatre Practicum V
Theatre Practicum VI
Portfolio Development
Musical Theatre Workshop II
Musical Theatre Workshop III
Directing II
Theatre Pract/Non-Majors
Arts Entrepreneurship
Acting for Majors III
Costume Patterning
Advanced Lighting Design
Acting Shakespeare
Advanced Costume Design
Acting Shakespeare II
Acting Genres
Dialects for the Stage
Special Topics in Directing
Special Topics in Acting
Advanced Scene Design
Collaboration & Industry Std
Adv Study LX, Sound, Proj.
Sel Topics in Drama/Theatre
Management Capstone
Production Capstone
Performance Capstone
Total Hours 120

Music Performance: Wind/String/Percussion 

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
PSYC 1301Introduction to Psychology3
MUSL 2321Intro to Music History (Required for Creative Arts component)3
Foreign Language (Music)
Complete two semesters of French, German or Italian in sequence at any level: 6
French One
French Two
French Three
French Four
German One
German Two
German Three
German Four
Intensive Language Study
Intensive Language Study
Wind/String/Percussion
Theory Advancement Test required for all Bachelor of Music degrees
Required Courses:
MUSA 1165Chamber Music/Accompanying (Complete four semesters )1
All courses listed below are required:
MUSA 3331Instrumental Conducting I3
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
MUST 3218Music Theory VI2
Applied Music
Complete the following; all courses must be in the same instrument:
MUSA 1195Individual Instruction (Take four semesters)1
MUSA 3391Individual Instruction (Take four semesters)3
If brass, percussion or wind, complete eight semesters of ensemble:
MUSA 1241Marching Band (A minimum of two, and up to four, semesters)2
MUSA 1244
MUSA 1143
Wind Symphony
and Symphonic Band (A minimum of four, and up to six, semesters)
3
MUSA 1137Special Focus Ensembles (Up to two semesters)1
If orchestral string, complete eight semesters of ensemble
MUSA 1261Orchestra-Strings2
Only one ensemble course per semester is accepted
Please Choose a Course Below:
MUSA 1137Special Focus Ensembles1
MUSA 1143Symphonic Band1
MUSA 1195Individual Instruction1
MUSA 1241Marching Band2
MUSA 1244Wind Symphony2
MUSA 1261Orchestra-Strings2
MUSA 3391Individual Instruction3
Piano proficiency
MUSA 2272Piano Class IV (or fulfill piano proficiency)2
Junior Recital
Complete junior recital
Senior Recital
Complete senior recital
Electives
Select four additional hours of music electives from:
Dance Theatre Lab
Dance Performance
Dance Appreciation
Ballet I
Ballet II
Improvisation
Ballet Foundations I
Ballet Foundations II
Contemporary Foundation 1
Contemporary Foundation 2
Dance Performance
Dance Theory and Composition
History of Dance as a Perf Art
Dance Production
Music for Dancers
World Dance
Dance Internship
Intermediate Ballet I
Intermediate Ballet II
Intermediate Contempor Dance 1
Intermediate Contempor Dance 2
Jazz & Other Stage Danc Form I
American Dance Forms - Jazz
American Dance Forms Hip Hop
Dances of Mexico and Spain
Performance Activism
Somatics
Dance for Musical Theatre I
Choreography
Choreography II: Group Forms
Teaching Dance in High Schools
Selected Topics in Dance
Advanced Ballet I
Advanced Ballet II
Advanced Contemporary Dance 1
Advanced Contemporary Dance 2
Amer Dance Forms-Music Theatre
Seminar
Performance Studies
Dance Pedagogy
Individual Instruction
Beginning Guitar Class
Individual Instruction
Improvisation I
Intermediate Guitar Class
Choral Music Lit
Music Technology I
16th Century Counterpoint
18th-Century Counterpoint
Theory Seminar
Comm Arr/Anal/Comp I
Comm Arr/Anal/Comp II
Comm Arr/Anal/Comp III
Twentieth-Century Techniques
Independent Study
Voice for Musical Theatre
Voice and Speech I
Movement I
Introduction to Theatre
Keyboard Skills for Actors I
Keyboard Skills for Actors II
Theatre Practicum I
Principles of Scenery
Rendering for Theatre Design
Acting Fundamentals
Theatre Graphics & Technology
Voice/Mvmt for Stage II
Fundamtls of Music Theatr Perf
Theatre Practicum II
Sound Design Lab
Musical Theatre Workshop I
Scene Study I
Acting for Majors I
Lighting and Sound Principles
Scene Design
Voice and Speech II
Movement II
Music Theatre Company I
Performing Arts Management
Acting for Majors II
Acting for the Camera
Audition Techniques
Voice and Speech III
Playwriting I
Advanced Technical Solns
Script Analysis
Stage Management
Stage Combat
Directing I
Stage Makeup
Theatre Internship
Lighting Programming
Contemp Hispanic Thea & Drama
Welding for the Arts
History of Costume Design
Principles of Costuming
Lighting Design
Scenic Painting
Costume Design
Creative Drama
Theatre Hist and Literature I
Theatre Hist and Literature II
Costume Construction
Broadway Musicals-A History
Women in Drama
Leadership in Perf. Arts Org.
Portfolio Development
Theatre Practicum III
Theatre Practicum IV
Theatre Practicum V
Theatre Practicum VI
Portfolio Development
Musical Theatre Workshop II
Musical Theatre Workshop III
Directing II
Theatre Pract/Non-Majors
Arts Entrepreneurship
Acting for Majors III
Costume Patterning
Advanced Lighting Design
Acting Shakespeare
Advanced Costume Design
Acting Shakespeare II
Acting Genres
Dialects for the Stage
Special Topics in Directing
Special Topics in Acting
Advanced Scene Design
Collaboration & Industry Std
Adv Study LX, Sound, Proj.
Sel Topics in Drama/Theatre
Management Capstone
Production Capstone
Performance Capstone
Total Hours 120

Music Performance: Guitar

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
PSYC 1301Introduction to Psychology3
MUSL 2321Intro to Music History (Required for Creative Arts component)3
Foreign Language (Music)
Complete two semesters of French, German or Italian in sequence at any level: 6
French One
French Two
French Three
French Four
German One
German Two
German Three
German Four
Intensive Language Study
Intensive Language Study
Music Performance:Guitar
Theory Advancement Test required for all Bachelor of Music degrees
Required Courses:
MUSA 1165Chamber Music/Accompanying (Complete four semesters )1
MUSA 1195Individual Instruction (Complete four semesters )1
MUSA 1285Individual Instruction (Complete two semesters)2
MUSA 3391Individual Instruction (Complete four semesters)3
All courses listed below are required:
MUSE 4297Guitar Pedagogy2
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
MUST 3218Music Theory VI2
Conducting
MUSA 3331Instrumental Conducting I3
or MUSA 3337 Choral Conducting I
Ensemble
Select a combination of four semesters from the list below; only one ensemble per semester is accepted
MUSA 1143Symphonic Band1
MUSA 1151University Chorus1
MUSA 1244Wind Symphony2
MUSA 1250University Chorale2
MUSA 1261Orchestra-Strings2
Piano proficiency
MUSA 2272Piano Class IV (or fulfill piano proficiency)2
Junior Recital
Complete junior recital
Senior Recital
Complete senior recital
Electives
Select four additional hours of music electives from:
Dance Theatre Lab
Dance Performance
Dance Appreciation
Ballet I
Ballet II
Improvisation
Ballet Foundations I
Ballet Foundations II
Contemporary Foundation 1
Contemporary Foundation 2
Dance Performance
Dance Theory and Composition
History of Dance as a Perf Art
Dance Production
Music for Dancers
World Dance
Dance Internship
Intermediate Ballet I
Intermediate Ballet II
Intermediate Contempor Dance 1
Intermediate Contempor Dance 2
Jazz & Other Stage Danc Form I
American Dance Forms - Jazz
American Dance Forms Hip Hop
Dances of Mexico and Spain
Performance Activism
Somatics
Dance for Musical Theatre I
Choreography
Choreography II: Group Forms
Teaching Dance in High Schools
Selected Topics in Dance
Advanced Ballet I
Advanced Ballet II
Advanced Contemporary Dance 1
Advanced Contemporary Dance 2
Amer Dance Forms-Music Theatre
Seminar
Performance Studies
Dance Pedagogy
Individual Instruction
Beginning Guitar Class
Individual Instruction
Improvisation I
Intermediate Guitar Class
Choral Music Lit
Music Technology I
16th Century Counterpoint
18th-Century Counterpoint
Theory Seminar
Comm Arr/Anal/Comp I
Comm Arr/Anal/Comp II
Comm Arr/Anal/Comp III
Twentieth-Century Techniques
Independent Study
Voice for Musical Theatre
Voice and Speech I
Movement I
Introduction to Theatre
Keyboard Skills for Actors I
Keyboard Skills for Actors II
Theatre Practicum I
Principles of Scenery
Rendering for Theatre Design
Acting Fundamentals
Theatre Graphics & Technology
Voice/Mvmt for Stage II
Fundamtls of Music Theatr Perf
Theatre Practicum II
Sound Design Lab
Musical Theatre Workshop I
Scene Study I
Acting for Majors I
Lighting and Sound Principles
Scene Design
Voice and Speech II
Movement II
Music Theatre Company I
Performing Arts Management
Acting for Majors II
Acting for the Camera
Audition Techniques
Voice and Speech III
Playwriting I
Advanced Technical Solns
Script Analysis
Stage Management
Stage Combat
Directing I
Stage Makeup
Theatre Internship
Lighting Programming
Contemp Hispanic Thea & Drama
Welding for the Arts
History of Costume Design
Principles of Costuming
Lighting Design
Scenic Painting
Costume Design
Creative Drama
Theatre Hist and Literature I
Theatre Hist and Literature II
Costume Construction
Broadway Musicals-A History
Women in Drama
Leadership in Perf. Arts Org.
Portfolio Development
Theatre Practicum III
Theatre Practicum IV
Theatre Practicum V
Theatre Practicum VI
Portfolio Development
Musical Theatre Workshop II
Musical Theatre Workshop III
Directing II
Theatre Pract/Non-Majors
Arts Entrepreneurship
Acting for Majors III
Costume Patterning
Advanced Lighting Design
Acting Shakespeare
Advanced Costume Design
Acting Shakespeare II
Acting Genres
Dialects for the Stage
Special Topics in Directing
Special Topics in Acting
Advanced Scene Design
Collaboration & Industry Std
Adv Study LX, Sound, Proj.
Sel Topics in Drama/Theatre
Management Capstone
Production Capstone
Performance Capstone
Total Hours 120

Music Performance: Keyboard 

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
PSYC 1301Introduction to Psychology3
MUSL 2321Intro to Music History (Required for Creative Arts component)3
Foreign Language (Music)
Complete two semesters of French, German or Italian in sequence at any level: 6
French One
French Two
French Three
French Four
German One
German Two
German Three
German Four
Intensive Language Study
Intensive Language Study
Keyboard Performance
Theory Advancement Test required for all Bachelor of Music degrees
Required Courses:
MUSA 1165Chamber Music/Accompanying (Complete four semesters )1
MUSA 1195Individual Instruction (Complete four semesters )1
MUSA 3391Individual Instruction (Complete four semesters in Piano)3
MUSA 4395Piano Repertory (Complete two semesters)3
MUSE 4297Guitar Pedagogy2
MUSE 4394Piano Pedagogy I3
MUSE 4395Piano Pedagogy 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
MUST 3218Music Theory VI2
Conducting
MUSA 3331Instrumental Conducting I3
or MUSA 3337 Choral Conducting I
Ensemble
Select a combination of four semesters from the list below; only one ensemble per semester is accepted
MUSA 1143Symphonic Band1
MUSA 1151University Chorus1
MUSA 1244Wind Symphony2
MUSA 1250University Chorale2
MUSA 1261Orchestra-Strings2
Piano proficiency
MUSA 2272Piano Class IV (or fulfill piano proficiency)2
Junior Recital
Complete junior recital
Senior Recital
Complete senior recital
Electives
Select four additional hours of music electives from:
Dance Theatre Lab
Dance Performance
Dance Appreciation
Ballet I
Ballet II
Improvisation
Ballet Foundations I
Ballet Foundations II
Contemporary Foundation 1
Contemporary Foundation 2
Dance Performance
Dance Theory and Composition
History of Dance as a Perf Art
Dance Production
Music for Dancers
World Dance
Dance Internship
Intermediate Ballet I
Intermediate Ballet II
Intermediate Contempor Dance 1
Intermediate Contempor Dance 2
Jazz & Other Stage Danc Form I
American Dance Forms - Jazz
American Dance Forms Hip Hop
Dances of Mexico and Spain
Performance Activism
Somatics
Dance for Musical Theatre I
Choreography
Choreography II: Group Forms
Teaching Dance in High Schools
Selected Topics in Dance
Advanced Ballet I
Advanced Ballet II
Advanced Contemporary Dance 1
Advanced Contemporary Dance 2
Amer Dance Forms-Music Theatre
Seminar
Performance Studies
Dance Pedagogy
Individual Instruction
Beginning Guitar Class
Individual Instruction
Improvisation I
Intermediate Guitar Class
Choral Music Lit
Music Technology I
16th Century Counterpoint
18th-Century Counterpoint
Theory Seminar
Comm Arr/Anal/Comp I
Comm Arr/Anal/Comp II
Comm Arr/Anal/Comp III
Twentieth-Century Techniques
Independent Study
Voice for Musical Theatre
Voice and Speech I
Movement I
Introduction to Theatre
Keyboard Skills for Actors I
Keyboard Skills for Actors II
Theatre Practicum I
Principles of Scenery
Rendering for Theatre Design
Acting Fundamentals
Theatre Graphics & Technology
Voice/Mvmt for Stage II
Fundamtls of Music Theatr Perf
Theatre Practicum II
Sound Design Lab
Musical Theatre Workshop I
Scene Study I
Acting for Majors I
Lighting and Sound Principles
Scene Design
Voice and Speech II
Movement II
Music Theatre Company I
Performing Arts Management
Acting for Majors II
Acting for the Camera
Audition Techniques
Voice and Speech III
Playwriting I
Advanced Technical Solns
Script Analysis
Stage Management
Stage Combat
Directing I
Stage Makeup
Theatre Internship
Lighting Programming
Contemp Hispanic Thea & Drama
Welding for the Arts
History of Costume Design
Principles of Costuming
Lighting Design
Scenic Painting
Costume Design
Creative Drama
Theatre Hist and Literature I
Theatre Hist and Literature II
Costume Construction
Broadway Musicals-A History
Women in Drama
Leadership in Perf. Arts Org.
Portfolio Development
Theatre Practicum III
Theatre Practicum IV
Theatre Practicum V
Theatre Practicum VI
Portfolio Development
Musical Theatre Workshop II
Musical Theatre Workshop III
Directing II
Theatre Pract/Non-Majors
Arts Entrepreneurship
Acting for Majors III
Costume Patterning
Advanced Lighting Design
Acting Shakespeare
Advanced Costume Design
Acting Shakespeare II
Acting Genres
Dialects for the Stage
Special Topics in Directing
Special Topics in Acting
Advanced Scene Design
Collaboration & Industry Std
Adv Study LX, Sound, Proj.
Sel Topics in Drama/Theatre
Management Capstone
Production Capstone
Performance Capstone
Total Hours 120

Music Performance: Vocal 

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
PSYC 1301Introduction to Psychology3
MUSL 2321Intro to Music History (Required for Creative Arts component)3
Foreign Language (Music)
Complete two semesters of French, German or Italian in sequence at any level: 6
French One
French Two
French Three
French Four
German One
German Two
German Three
German Four
Intensive Language Study
Intensive Language Study
Music Performance: Vocal
Theory Advancement Test required for all Bachelor of Music degrees
Required Courses:
MUSA 1195Individual Instruction (Complete four semesters in Voice)1
MUSA 2253Opera Workshop (Complete two semesters in Voice )2
MUSA 3391Individual Instruction (Complete four semesters in Voice )3
MUSA 2263Diction I2
MUSA 2264Diction II2
MUSA 3337Choral Conducting I3
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
MUSA 1151University Chorus1
MUSA 1250University Chorale2
Piano
MUSA 2272Piano Class IV (or fulfill piano proficiency)2
Electives
Select four additional hours of music electives from:
Dance Theatre Lab
Dance Performance
Dance Appreciation
Ballet I
Ballet II
Improvisation
Ballet Foundations I
Ballet Foundations II
Contemporary Foundation 1
Contemporary Foundation 2
Dance Performance
Dance Theory and Composition
History of Dance as a Perf Art
Dance Production
Music for Dancers
World Dance
Dance Internship
Intermediate Ballet I
Intermediate Ballet II
Intermediate Contempor Dance 1
Intermediate Contempor Dance 2
Jazz & Other Stage Danc Form I
American Dance Forms - Jazz
American Dance Forms Hip Hop
Dances of Mexico and Spain
Performance Activism
Somatics
Dance for Musical Theatre I
Choreography
Choreography II: Group Forms
Teaching Dance in High Schools
Selected Topics in Dance
Advanced Ballet I
Advanced Ballet II
Advanced Contemporary Dance 1
Advanced Contemporary Dance 2
Amer Dance Forms-Music Theatre
Seminar
Performance Studies
Dance Pedagogy
Individual Instruction
Beginning Guitar Class
Individual Instruction
Improvisation I
Intermediate Guitar Class
Choral Music Lit
Music Technology I
16th Century Counterpoint
18th-Century Counterpoint
Theory Seminar
Comm Arr/Anal/Comp I
Comm Arr/Anal/Comp II
Comm Arr/Anal/Comp III
Twentieth-Century Techniques
Independent Study
Voice for Musical Theatre
Voice and Speech I
Movement I
Introduction to Theatre
Keyboard Skills for Actors I
Keyboard Skills for Actors II
Theatre Practicum I
Principles of Scenery
Rendering for Theatre Design
Acting Fundamentals
Theatre Graphics & Technology
Voice/Mvmt for Stage II
Fundamtls of Music Theatr Perf
Theatre Practicum II
Sound Design Lab
Musical Theatre Workshop I
Scene Study I
Acting for Majors I
Lighting and Sound Principles
Scene Design
Voice and Speech II
Movement II
Music Theatre Company I
Performing Arts Management
Acting for Majors II
Acting for the Camera
Audition Techniques
Voice and Speech III
Playwriting I
Advanced Technical Solns
Script Analysis
Stage Management
Stage Combat
Directing I
Stage Makeup
Theatre Internship
Lighting Programming
Contemp Hispanic Thea & Drama
Welding for the Arts
History of Costume Design
Principles of Costuming
Lighting Design
Scenic Painting
Costume Design
Creative Drama
Theatre Hist and Literature I
Theatre Hist and Literature II
Costume Construction
Broadway Musicals-A History
Women in Drama
Leadership in Perf. Arts Org.
Portfolio Development
Theatre Practicum III
Theatre Practicum IV
Theatre Practicum V
Theatre Practicum VI
Portfolio Development
Musical Theatre Workshop II
Musical Theatre Workshop III
Directing II
Theatre Pract/Non-Majors
Arts Entrepreneurship
Acting for Majors III
Costume Patterning
Advanced Lighting Design
Acting Shakespeare
Advanced Costume Design
Acting Shakespeare II
Acting Genres
Dialects for the Stage
Special Topics in Directing
Special Topics in Acting
Advanced Scene Design
Collaboration & Industry Std
Adv Study LX, Sound, Proj.
Sel Topics in Drama/Theatre
Management Capstone
Production Capstone
Performance Capstone
Total Hours 120

Music Theory and Composition 

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
Music Theory and Composition
Theory Advancement Test required for all Bachelor of Music degrees
Required Courses:
MUST 2219Introduction to Composition (Complete two semesters)2
MUST 3216Theory Seminar (Complete two semesters)2
MUST 3319Advanced Composition (Complete three semesters)3
MUSA 2217Improvisation I2
MUSL 3321Music History Survey I3
MUSL 3322Music History Survey II3
MUST 1111Aural Skills I1
MUST 1112Aural Skills II1
MUST 1215Music Technology I2
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 321116th Century Counterpoint2
MUST 321218th-Century Counterpoint2
MUST 3215Music Theory V2
MUST 3218Music Theory VI2
MUST 3315Music Technology II3
MUST 4211Twentieth-Century Techniques2
Ensemble
Complete the following; all courses must be in the same instrument:
MUSA 1195Individual Instruction (Four semesters)1
MUSA 3295Individual Instruction (Two semesters)2
If brass, percussion or wind, complete eight semesters of ensemble:
MUSA 1241Marching Band (A minimum of two, and up to four, semesters )2
MUSA 1244/1143Wind Symphony (A minimum of four, and up to six, semesters)2
MUSA 1137Special Focus Ensembles (Up to two semesters)1
If vocal, complete eight semesters of ensemble:
MUSA 1151/1250University Chorus (A minimum of six, and up to eight, semesters )1
MUSA 1137Special Focus Ensembles (Up to two semesters )1
If guitar or piano, complete eight semesters of ensemble:
Up to eight semesters from the following:
MUSA 1143Symphonic Band1
MUSA 1151University Chorus1
MUSA 1244Wind Symphony2
MUSA 1250University Chorale2
MUSA 1261Orchestra-Strings2
If orchestral string, complete eight semesters of ensemble:
Up to eight semesters from the following:
MUSA 1261Orchestra-Strings2
Only one ensemble course per semester is accepted
Please choose a course from:
Electives
Special Focus Ensembles
Symphonic Band
University Chorus
Individual Instruction
Marching Band
Wind Symphony
University Chorale
Orchestra-Strings
Symphonic Band
Marching Band
Symphonic Winds
Individual Instruction
Piano
MUSA 2272Piano Class IV (or fulfill piano proficiency)2
Select four additional hours of music electives from:
Dance Theatre Lab
Dance Performance
Dance Appreciation
Ballet I
Ballet II
Improvisation
Ballet Foundations I
Ballet Foundations II
Contemporary Foundation 1
Contemporary Foundation 2
Dance Performance
Dance Theory and Composition
History of Dance as a Perf Art
Dance Production
Music for Dancers
World Dance
Dance Internship
Intermediate Ballet I
Intermediate Ballet II
Intermediate Contempor Dance 1
Intermediate Contempor Dance 2
Jazz & Other Stage Danc Form I
American Dance Forms - Jazz
American Dance Forms Hip Hop
Dances of Mexico and Spain
Performance Activism
Somatics
Dance for Musical Theatre I
Choreography
Choreography II: Group Forms
Teaching Dance in High Schools
Selected Topics in Dance
Advanced Ballet I
Advanced Ballet II
Advanced Contemporary Dance 1
Advanced Contemporary Dance 2
Amer Dance Forms-Music Theatre
Seminar
Performance Studies
Dance Pedagogy
Individual Instruction
Beginning Guitar Class
Individual Instruction
Improvisation I
Intermediate Guitar Class
Choral Music Lit
Music Technology I
16th Century Counterpoint
18th-Century Counterpoint
Theory Seminar
Comm Arr/Anal/Comp I
Comm Arr/Anal/Comp II
Comm Arr/Anal/Comp III
Twentieth-Century Techniques
Independent Study
Voice for Musical Theatre
Voice and Speech I
Movement I
Introduction to Theatre
Keyboard Skills for Actors I
Keyboard Skills for Actors II
Theatre Practicum I
Principles of Scenery
Rendering for Theatre Design
Acting Fundamentals
Theatre Graphics & Technology
Voice/Mvmt for Stage II
Fundamtls of Music Theatr Perf
Theatre Practicum II
Sound Design Lab
Musical Theatre Workshop I
Scene Study I
Acting for Majors I
Lighting and Sound Principles
Scene Design
Voice and Speech II
Movement II
Music Theatre Company I
Performing Arts Management
Acting for Majors II
Acting for the Camera
Audition Techniques
Voice and Speech III
Playwriting I
Advanced Technical Solns
Script Analysis
Stage Management
Stage Combat
Directing I
Stage Makeup
Theatre Internship
Lighting Programming
Contemp Hispanic Thea & Drama
Welding for the Arts
History of Costume Design
Principles of Costuming
Lighting Design
Scenic Painting
Costume Design
Creative Drama
Theatre Hist and Literature I
Theatre Hist and Literature II
Costume Construction
Broadway Musicals-A History
Women in Drama
Leadership in Perf. Arts Org.
Portfolio Development
Theatre Practicum III
Theatre Practicum IV
Theatre Practicum V
Theatre Practicum VI
Portfolio Development
Musical Theatre Workshop II
Musical Theatre Workshop III
Directing II
Theatre Pract/Non-Majors
Arts Entrepreneurship
Acting for Majors III
Costume Patterning
Advanced Lighting Design
Acting Shakespeare
Advanced Costume Design
Acting Shakespeare II
Acting Genres
Dialects for the Stage
Special Topics in Directing
Special Topics in Acting
Advanced Scene Design
Collaboration & Industry Std
Adv Study LX, Sound, Proj.
Sel Topics in Drama/Theatre
Management Capstone
Production Capstone
Performance Capstone
Total Hours 120

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 or a higher level Calculus course.

Business majors are required to take MATH 1320 Math for Social Sciences I 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
Writing About Literature
Rhetoric & Composition I
Rhetoric & Composition 2
Rhetoric, Composition & Comm
Expos Engl Compos-Spkr Esl 1
Res & Crit Writng Spkr Esl 1
Total Hours6
 
 

American History

Required Courses:
HIST 1301History of U.S. to 18653
HIST 1302History of U.S. Since 18653
Total Hours6

Language, Philosophy & Culture 

Select one of the following:3
English Literature
English Literature
Intro to American Fiction
Intro to American Drama
Intro to American Poetry
Making of the "Other" Americas
World History to 1500
World History Since 1500
Introduction to Philosophy
Ethics
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
Math for Social Sciences I
Calculus I
Calculus I - Part A
Calculus I - Part B
Calculus I - Part C
Precalculus
Pre-calculus - Part A
Pre-calculus - Part B
Pre-calculus - Part C
Math for Social Sciences II
Descriptive & Inferential Stat
Elementary Statistical Methods
Total Hours3

Life & Physical Sciences - Lab 

Select one of the following:1-4
Astronomy Lab I
Introductory Biology Lab
Human Biology Laboratory
Topics in Study of Life I
Organismal Biology Laboratory
Human Anat/Physio Lab I
Human Anat/Physio Lab II
Laboratory for CHEM 1305
Laboratory for CHEM 1306
Introductory Chemistry
Introductory Chemistry
Environmental Sci. Lab
Non-major Lab for ESCI 1301
Laboratory for GEOG 1306
Lab for GEOL 1314
Lab for GEOL 1313
Principles of Earth Sci - Lab
Laboratory for Geology 1212
General Physics I
General Physics II
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
Elem Astronomy-Solar System
Elem Astr Stars & Galaxies
Introductory Biology Lab
Human Biology Laboratory
Topics in Study of Life I
Organismal Biology Laboratory
Introductory Biology
Human Biology
General Biology
Organismal Biology
Human Anat/Physio Lab I
Human Anat/Physio Lab II
Human Anat/Physiology I
Human Anat/Physiology II
Laboratory for CHEM 1305
Laboratory for CHEM 1306
General Chemistry
General Chemistry
Introductory Chemistry
Introductory Chemistry
Environmental Sci. Lab
Non-major Lab for ESCI 1301
Intro to Environmental Sci
Laboratory for GEOG 1306
Physical Geography
Lab for GEOL 1313
Lab for GEOL 1314
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
Intro to Historical Geol
Fundamentals of Nutrition
Wellness Dynamics
Microorganisms and Disease
General Physics I
General Physics II
Introductory Mechanics
Introductory Electromagnetism
Total Hours6

Political Science 

Required Courses:
POLS 2310Introduction to Politics3
POLS 2311American Gover & Politics3
Total Hours6

Social and Behavioral Sciences 

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

 Creative Arts

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

Component Area Option

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