Degree Requirements

Music Education (BA)

119 Credits Minimum, Including 37 Upper Division (UD)

Core Requirements*

Course

Attributes

Credits

  • -
3
  • -
3
  • -
2
  • -
2
  • -
4
  • -
2
  • UD
  • UD
2

Section Credits Required

27

Creative Engagement (CE)

Course

Attributes

Credits

  • UD
  • UD
  • UD
  • UD
  • UD
  • UD
  • UD
6

Section Credits Required

6

Creative Engagement (CE) for Music Education

Course

Attributes

Credits

  • UD
  • UD
3

Section Credits Required

3

Critical Listening & Cultural Reflections (CR)

Course

Attributes

Credits

  • UD, W
  • UD, W
  • UD, W
  • CUE, UD, W
  • CUE, UD, W
  • CUE, UD, W
  • UD, W
  • CUE, WKA, UD, W
6

Section Credits Required

6

Cultural Reflections (CR) for Music Education

Course

Attributes

Credits

  • CUE, UD, W
  • CUE, UD, W
3

Section Credits Required

3

Applied Pedagogy

Course

Attributes

Credits

Section Credits Required

10

Large Ensemble (LE)

Course

Attributes

Credits

  • WKA
  • WKA
  • WKA
  • WKA
  • WKA
  • WKA
  • WKA
  • WKA, UD
  • WKA, UD
  • WKA, UD
  • WKA, UD
  • WKA, UD
  • WKA, UD
  • WKA, UD
6

Section Credits Required

6

Small Ensemble

Course

Attributes

Credits

  • WKA
  • WKA
  • -
  • -
  • -
  • WKA
  • WKA
  • WKA
  • WKA, UD
  • WKA, UD
  • UD
  • UD
  • UD
  • WKA, UD
  • WKA, UD
  • WKA, UD
2

Section Credits Required

2

Individual Instruction**

Course

Attributes

Credits

  • -
  • -
  • -
  • -
  • -
  • -
  • -
  • -
  • -
  • -
  • -
  • -
  • -
  • -
  • -
  • -
  • -
  • -
  • -
  • -
  • -
  • -
  • -
  • -
  • UD
  • UD
  • UD
  • UD
  • UD
  • UD
  • UD
  • UD
  • UD
  • UD
  • UD
  • UD
  • UD
  • UD
  • UD
  • UD
  • UD
  • UD
  • UD
  • UD
  • UD
  • UD
  • UD
  • UD
6

Section Credits Required

6

Teaching Certificate Requirements***

Course

Attributes

Credits

  • WKA
2
  • UD
3
  • UD
3

Section Credits Required

17

School of Education Requirements

Course

Attributes

Credits

  • UD, W
  • UD, W
3
  • UD, W
2
  • UD
12

Section Credits Required

33

Minimum Total Credits Required

119



Additional Requirements and Information

  • *MUS 2115 must be repeated to reach credit requirement
  • **Singer's Art I & II are prereqs for UD voice instruction
  • ***MUS 2219 and/or MUS 4219 may substitute for MUS 1260
  • Guitar Proficiency (Required for Teaching Certificate)
  • Pass Piano Proficiency Exam
  • Recital: 30-Minute Junior Solo

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