The Fine and Performing Arts Department offers two tracks, one for Music majors, and the other for students pursuing majors in both Music and Secondary Education (Music Education). Track 1: Music, requires a minimum completion of 56 credit hours. Track 2: Music-Secondary Education requires a minimum of 63 hours. Do note, Track 2: Music-Secondary Education requires the necessary Department of Education courses needed to earn a major in Secondary Education.
Bachelor of Arts in Music Areas of Study:
All courses are offered at least once every three years.
All prerequisites must be completed prior to enrollment in the following courses.
Lessons and Ensembles (16 hrs)
MUSC Ensembles (8 hrs)
MUAP Applied Lessons in Major Instruments Level 4 (8 hrs)
The Music and Secondary Education program is designed for students who wish to teach music at the elementary and secondary level. Upon successful completion of the requirements for this program, certification to teach instrumental and/or vocal music in kindergarten through twelve is recommended by the director of music education to the director of teacher education.
Lessons and Ensembles
MUSC Primary Ensemble (5 hrs)
MUSC Secondary Ensemble (3 hrs)
MUAP Applied Lessons in Major Instruments Level 4 (7 hrs)