Sample Course Sequence for the Major in Music

A course planning guide for this major may be found hereThe major course planning guides are not part of the official Undergraduate Bulletin, and are only updated periodically for use as an advising tool. The Undergraduate Bulletin supersedes any errors or omissions in the major course planning guides.  

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
First Year Seminar 101 1
WRT 101 3
MUS 121 2
MUS 122 1
MUS 130 3
MUS 321  3
Performance Study 2
Ensemble 1-2
 Total 16-17
 
SPRING Credits
First Year Seminar 102 1
WRT 102 3
MUS 220 2
MUS 141 1
MUS 322 3
MUS 350  4
Performance Study 2
Ensemble 1-2
 Total 17-18
 
SOPHOMORE

FALL Credits
MUS 221 2
MUS 142 1
MUS 323 3
MUS 351 4
Performance Study  2
Ensemble 1-2
SBC 3
 Total 16-17
 
SPRING Credits
MUS 331 2
MUS 421 1
MUS 352 4
Performance Study   2
Ensemble   1-2
SBC 3
SBC 3
 Total 16-17
 
JUNIOR

FALL Credits
MUS 422 3
MUS 450 4
Performance Study  2-4
Ensemble   1-2
SBC 6
 Total 16-19
 
SPRING Credits
Performance Study 2-4
Ensemble 1-2
Upper-Division Music elective* 3
SBC 9
   
 Total 15-18
 
SENIOR

FALL Credits
Performance Study   2-4
Ensemble  1-2
SBC 3
SBC  3
SBC  3
SBC 3
 Total 15-18
 
SPRING Credits
Performance Study  2-4
Ensemble  1-2
Upper-division SBC   3 
Upper-division SBC  3
SBC 3
MUS 459  0
 Total 12-15

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