COURSETITLES.H.
I. General Education Requirements
Core Competencies12
Writing 1
Writing 2
Communication Foundations
Mathematics Requirement
Arts and Humanities (satisfied by 6 hours of MUHL 377x)0
Natural Sciences7
Social Science6
Social and Personal Awareness6
General Education Elective / First-Year Experience
II. Core Music Requirements
MUTC 1531
MUTC 1541
Music Theory 1
and Aural Theory 1
4
Students who score below 80% on the Theory Placement Exam will substitute MUTC 1531N for MUTC 1531
MUTC 1532
MUTC 1542
Music Theory 2
and Aural Theory 2
4
Students in the Intensive Track will substitute MUTC 1532N for MUTC 1532
MUTC 2631
MUTC 2641
Music Theory 3
and Aural Theory 3
4
MUTC 2632
MUTC 2642
Music Theory 4
and Aural Theory 4
4
MUTC 3750Analytical Techniques3
MUHL 3771Music History and Literature 13
MUHL 3772Music History and Literature 23
MUHL 3773Music History and Literature 33
MUHL 3774Music History and Literature 43
Junior/Senior RecitalsN/C
III. Organ Emphasis
Applied Major 1501-480628
MUAC 2691Professional Piano Skills 11
MUAC 2692Professional Piano Skills 21
MUAC 2693Professional Piano Skills 31
MUAC 2694Professional Piano Skills 41
Major Ensemble 4
PIAN 1500APiano1
PIAN 1500BPiano1
PIAN 2600APiano1
PIAN 2600BPiano1
MUCO 3715Choral and Instrumental Conducting3
MUED 5858Piano Pedagogy3
Voice Class/Applied Voice2
MUTC/MUHL Theory/History Electives (must represent both areas)9
Music Electives8
Total Semester Hours127

Passed TPE and Audition

Plan of Study Grid
Year 1
FallS.H.
MUTC 1531
MUTC 1541
Music Theory 1
and Aural Theory 1
4
Students who score below 80% on the Theory Placement Exam will substitute MUTC 1531N for MUTC 1531  
MUEN 00XX 1
MUAC 2691 Professional Piano Skills 1 1
General Education Electives 3
ORGN 1501 Organ 2
ENGL 1550 Writing 1 3
 Semester Hours14
Spring
MUTC 1532
MUTC 1542
Music Theory 2
and Aural Theory 2
4
Students in the Intensive Track will substitute MUTC 1532N for MUTC 1532  
MUEN 00XX 1
General Education Electives 6
ENGL 1551 Writing 2 3
ORGN 1502 Organ 2
MUAC 2692 Professional Piano Skills 2 1
 Semester Hours17
Year 2
Fall
MUTC 2631
MUTC 2641
Music Theory 3
and Aural Theory 3
4
MUAC 2693 Professional Piano Skills 3 1
MUHL 3771 Music History and Literature 1 3
General Education Electives 3
CMST 1545 Communication Foundations 3
ORGN 2605 Organ 4
 Semester Hours18
Spring
MUTC 2632
MUTC 2642
Music Theory 4
and Aural Theory 4
4
MUEN 00XX 1
MUHL 3772 Music History and Literature 2 3
General Education Electives 3
ORGN 2606 Organ 4
MUAC 2694 Professional Piano Skills 4 1
 Semester Hours16
Year 3
Fall
MUTC 3750 Analytical Techniques 3
MUHL 3773 Music History and Literature 3 3
Natural Science + Lab 4
PIAN 1500A Piano 1
MUAC 3759 Voice Class 1
VOIC 1500A Voice 1
ORGN 3705 Organ 4
 Semester Hours17
Spring
MUHL 3774 Music History and Literature 4 3
MUCO 3715 Choral and Instrumental Conducting 3
PIAN 1500B Piano 1
ORGN 3706 Organ 4
MATH 2623 Quantitative Reasoning 3
MUEN 00XX 1
 Semester Hours15
Year 4
Fall
Music Upper Division Electives 3
Music Electives 5
PIAN 2600A Piano 1
ORGN 4805 Organ 4
MUED 5858 Piano Pedagogy 3
 Semester Hours16
Spring
Music Upper Division Electives 6
Music Electives 3
PIAN 2600B Piano 1
ORGN 4806 Organ 4
 Semester Hours14
 Total Semester Hours127

Learning Outcomes

The student learning outcomes for the major in music are as follows:

  • Students will perform a public recital in their applied area.
  • Students will analyze music, discriminate pitch, harmony, and rhythm and perform harmonic progressions at the piano.
  • Students will demonstrate critical thinking about the various historical periods, cultural contexts, and social forces that influence musical activity.
  • Students will demonstrate basic keyboard proficiency including scales, arpeggios, harmonization, repertoire, transpositions, and score reading.