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  Sep 20, 2017
 
 
    
Undergraduate Catalog 2017-18

Bachelor of Musical Arts


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1. General Education Electives (37 hours)


2. A major in music (57 hours)


Music Convocation (6 semesters)


Applied Music (8 hours)


Basic Music (9 hours)


Aural Skills (2 hours)


Music Composition (2 hours)


Conducting (1 hour)


Music History/Literature (8 hours)


Performance Electives (8 hours)


Students must take at least four hours of the repeatable ensemble electives.

Ensemble electives (Minimum 4 hours; these courses may be repeated for credit)


Please note the following:

Most ensembles are by audition only.

Remaining Performance Hours


Students may elect the following non-repeatable courses for the remaining performance hours if they wish:

Music Electives (17 hours)


3. A Minor or Second Major in Another Department in University (15 hours)


(Notes: Multimedia Arts Technology is an exception and can be elected for inclusion in the BMA degree. In the event that the credit hours for the minor requirements established by the department which offers that minor are greater than 15, the student may make an appropriate adjustment in the hours allowed for free electives so that the student completes a minimum of 122 credit hours.)

4. Free Electives (13 hours)


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