Sample Course Sequence for the Major in Music

The music major program is designed to be easily completed in 3 years of study.  Additional elective courses may be added at any time.

Freshman Fall Credits Spring Credits
First Year Seminar 101 1 First Year Seminar 102 1
D.E.C. A 3 D.E.C. A 3
MUS 121 2 MUS 220 2
MUS 122 1 MUS 141 1
MUS 130 3 MUS 322 3
MUS 321 3 MUS 350 4
Performance Study 2 Performance Study 2
Ensemble       1-2 Ensemble       1-2
Total   16-17 Total    17-18
       
Sophomore Fall   Spring Credits
MUS 221 2 MUS 331 2
MUS 142 1 MUS 421 1
MUS 323 3 MUS 352 4
MUS 351 4 Performance Study 2
Performance Study 2 Ensemble       1-2
Ensemble       1-2 D.E.C. 3
D.E.C. 3 D.E.C. 3
Total   16-17 Total    16-17
       
Junior Fall   Spring Credits
MUS 422 3 Performance Study       2-4
MUS 450 4 Ensemble       1-2
Performance Study       2-4 Upper-Division Music elective* 3
Ensemble       1-2 D.E.C. 3
D.E.C. 3 D.E.C. 3
D.E.C. 3 D.E.C. 3
Total   16-19 Total 15-18
       
Senior Fall   Spring Credits
Performance Study       2-4 Performance Study       2-4
Ensemble       1-2 Ensemble       1-2
D.E.C. 3 D.E.C. (Upper-Division) 3
D.E.C. 3 D.E.C. (Upper-Division) 3
D.E.C. 3 D.E.C. 3
Total   12-13 Total    12-15

*Students may take another history class, 450, or any of the following: 439, 491, 432, 434, or 437.