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2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog 
2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Music Major, Musical Theatre, BM, MU05

Major Code: MU05    Bachelor of Music                    Summary Degree Requirements  

General Education Core 42 Requirements: 36 Hours

  • Area 1A     6 hours Social & Behavioral Sciences - see below for options
  • Area 1B     3 hours Civic Engagement - see below for options
  • Area 2A     6 hours Written Communication - see below for options
  • Area 2B     3 hours Oral Communication - fulfilled by TH 0220  
  • Area 3       7 hours Natural Science 1 with and 1 without lab - see below for options
  • Area 4       3 hours Mathematics - see below for options
  • Area 5A     6 hours Humanities - see below for options
  • Area 5B     3 hours Fine Arts - fulfilled by MUS 0101  or MUS 0106  or MUS 120 (new course)
  • Area 5C     3 hours Global Competencies - see below for options
  • Area 5D     2 hours Health & Wellness - see below for options

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Institutional Degree Requirement: 1 Hour

Required Music Courses: 54 Hours

Total Hours: 120

  • General Education requiremnts Area 2 B fulfilled by TH 220 and Area 5B fulfilled by MUS 101 or MUS 106 or MUS 120 (new course)
  • Must include at least 39 upper division (300-400) credit hours
  • Music majors must enroll in applied lessons and a major ensemble every semester they take classes. BME students don’t have to take applied lessons or a major ensemble in the semester they student teach. Similarly, Music majors who are on BM with Electives in an Outside Field track and who may have an internship their last semester, are alsop exempt from applied lessons and a major ensemble in that semester.

  • All Performance majors must participate in a minimum of 1 production each year, wherein they specifically use their skill as a performer in their major applied area.