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Music Education Degree Requirements

Music Education

  1. Completion of MUSI 1101, 1222, 1311, 1312, 1314, 1501 (five courses), 1701, 3222 (three semesters), 3311, 3312, 3313, 3314, 3342, 3401, 3405, 3409, 3421W, 4731, 4732 or 4733.
  2. Completion of Class Piano, MUSI 1231 (four semesters).
  3. Convocation (MUSI 1101), Applied Lessons (MUSI 1222 and 3222), and Ensemble (MUSI 1110, 1111, 1112) is required for all semesters a student is in residency as a music major (with exception to the semester spent student teaching).
    a. Three of the seven required semesters of Applied Lessons for Music Education students must be in MUSI 3222. Students may promote to 3222 in the spring of their sophomore year.
  4. Four performances in convocation or elective recital as a soloist, chamber musician, or accompanist.
  5. Students pursuing Music Education must complete a minimum or 36 credits of 2000-level or above courses in Music.
    a. Up to 8 credits of 1000 level courses may be included with prior consent of the faculty advisor.
  6. Completion of the following professional education requirements: EDCI 3020, 3100/W, 3305, 4010, 4210W (3 credits), 4250 (9 credits); EGEN 3100, 3110, 4100, 4110; EPSY 3010, 3100, 4010; HIST 1501 or 1502; PSYC 1100; and the Master of Arts in Curriculum and Instruction program.