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2022-2023 General Catalog 
2022-2023 General Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Music, B.A.

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The Bachelor of Arts in music, the traditional liberal arts music track, allows time for a second major or a minor, if carefully planned; an international or urban semester is also possible. Candidates for the Bachelor of Arts degree with a major in music must meet all General Education Requirements as well as departmental requirements.

General Degree Requirements


Major Requirements (Minimum 40 Cr.)

Six credits of principal performing medium: 6 Cr.

Four credits of ensemble participation: 4 Cr.

One of the following options:

One credit from the following options:

At least 3 additional credits from the following options:

One minor from the following options (recommended):

Degree Map

Credits: 124


Freshman Year

Fall: Semester 1

Total Credits: 17

Spring: Semester 2

Total Credits: 17

Sophomore Year

Fall: Semester 3

Total Credits: 16

Spring: Semester 4

Total Credits: 17

Junior Year

Fall: Semester 5

Total Credits: 15

Spring: Semester 6

Total Credits: 14

Senior Year

Fall: Semester 7

  • Non-music or Music electives Credits: 9 **
  • MUAP xx3 Lessons Credits: 1
  • MUEN 35x Ensemble Credits: 1
  • Credits: 0
  • Social Science Credits: 3
Total Credits: 14

Spring: Semester 8

Total Credits: 14

Additional courses:

BA: Church Music Track

*students in the BA: Church Music track do not take *courses, and instead take:

BA: Music Industry Track

*Students in the BA: Music Industry track do not take *courses, and instead take:

Total Credits: 124

**Music electives in excess of the 40-credit major may not exceed 20 credits

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