COURSE TITLE S.H.
General Education Requirements
Core Compentencies12
Writing 1
Writing 2
Communication Foundations
Quantitative Reasoning 2
Social Science Domain Elective6
General Psychology
Social Science GER
Social and Personal Awareness Domain6
Natural Science Domain: 2 courses (1 must include a lab component)7
Arts and Humanities Domain (satisfied by 6 hours of MUHL 3771-3774)
General Education / First Year Experience (satisfied by 3 hours of MUHL 3771-3774)
Music Theory: 19 hours
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 2642Aural Theory 42
MUTC 3712Jazz Arranging 13
Music History and Literature: 12 hours
MUHL 3775Jazz History3
Select 3 from the following courses: 9
Music History and Literature 1
Music History and Literature 2
Music History and Literature 3
Music History and Literature 4
Keyboard Musicianship: 4 hours
MUAC 1581Class Piano 11
MUAC 1582Class Piano 21
MUAC 3781Jazz Class Piano 11
MUAC 3782Jazz Class Piano 21
Conducting: 3 hours
MUCO 3715Choral and Instrumental Conducting3
Applied Major: 14 hours
Instrument 15012
Instrument 15022
Instrument 26012
Instrument 26022
Instrument 37012
Instrument 37022
Instrument 48012
Large Ensembles: 5 hours (1 hour must include a vocal ensemble)
MUEN 0002Dana Chorale1
or MUEN 0004 University Chorus
MUEN 0006Marching Band1
MUEN 0023Jazz Ensemble1
MUEN 0023Jazz Ensemble1
MUEN 0023Jazz Ensemble1
Chamber Ensembles: 2 hours
MUEN 0030Jazz Combo1
MUEN 0030Jazz Combo1
Methods: 7 hours (indicate specific course number and title)
MUAC 2667Jazz Improvisation 13
MUAC 3735Jazz Methods1
Select 3 methods courses from the following:3
Brass Methods
Woodwind Methods
String Methods
Guitar Class
Voice Class
Percussion Methods
Music Education: 10 hours
MUED 2611Computer Applications in Music Education2
MUED 4823Music Teaching in Early Childhood (Pre K-3)2
MUED 4824Music Teaching in the Middle School2
MUED 4825Music Teaching in the High School2
MUED 4821Instrumental Music Education2
College of Education Requirements: 29 hours (must be taken for a grade)
PSYC 3709Psychology of Education3
EDFN 1501Introduction to Education3
EDFN 3708Education and Society3
TERG 3710Reading Application in Content Areas, Middle Years 13
SPED 2630Individuals with Exceptionalities in Society3
MULT 4807Teaching Across the Curriculum 12
SED 4844Supervised Student Teaching: Music (K-12)10
SED 4842AStudent Teaching Seminar for Secondary Education2
Total Semester Hours138

Dana School of Music Requirements:

  • Convocation attendance - 36 events 
  • Recital attendance - 30 events
  • Senior Recital (connected to Applied Major 4801)

Students are required to complete the Senior Recital before student teaching.

Plan of Study Grid
Year 1
FallS.H.
Instrument or Voice 1501 2
EDFN 1501 Introduction to Education 3
ENGL 1550 Writing 1 3
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 0023 Jazz Ensemble 1
MATH 2623 Quantitative Reasoning 3
MUAC 1581 Class Piano 1 1
 Semester Hours17
Spring
Instrument or Voice 1502 2
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 XXXX 1
MUAC 1582 Class Piano 2 1
SPED 2630 Individuals with Exceptionalities in Society 3
ENGL 1551 Writing 2 3
CCAC 1500 College Success 3
 Semester Hours17
Year 2
Fall
Instrument or Voice 2601 2
MUTC 2631
MUTC 2641
Music Theory 3
and Aural Theory 3
4
MUEN 0023 1
MUED 2611 Computer Applications in Music Education 2
MUAC 3781 Jazz Class Piano 1 1
MUAC 3735 Jazz Methods 1
MUAC 3733 Woodwind Methods 1
MUHL 3771 Music History and Literature 1 3
CMST 1545 Communication Foundations 3
 Semester Hours18
Spring
Instrument or Voice 2602 2
MUTC 2632
MUTC 2642
Music Theory 4
and Aural Theory 4
4
MUHL 3775 Jazz History 3
MUAC 3763 Percussion Methods 1
MUAC 3782 Jazz Class Piano 2 1
Application for Upper Division must be completed by this semester.  
Natural Science Elective + Lab 4
MUEN 0030 Jazz Combo 1
General Education Electives 3
 Semester Hours19
Year 3
Fall
Instrument or Voice 3701 2
MUED 4823 Music Teaching in Early Childhood (Pre K-3) 2
MUED 4821 Instrumental Music Education 2
MUTC 3712 Jazz Arranging 1 3
MUHL 3773 Music History and Literature 3 3
General Education Electives 3
MUEN 0023 1
All convocation requirements must be completed by the end of the third year for students who wish to teach in the second semester of the fourth year.  
 Semester Hours16
Spring
Instrument or Voice 3702 2
MUED 4824 Music Teaching in the Middle School 2
MUHL 3774 Music History and Literature 4 3
MUCO 3715 Choral and Instrumental Conducting 3
PSYC 1560 General Psychology 3
General Education Requirements 3
MUEN 0023 1
 Semester Hours17
Year 4
Fall
Senior Recital MUST be completed by the end of this semester. The following 3 courses must be scheduled in the semester prior to student teaching if student teaching is to take place in the spring. Application to student teach is due September 15. Placement meeting with Music Education Coordinator must occur before September 15.  
MULT 4807 Teaching Across the Curriculum 2
TERG 3710 3
Instrument or Voice 4801 2
EDFN 3708 Education and Society 3
MUAC 3759 Voice Class 1
MUEN 0030 1
MUEN 0023 1
MUED 4825 Music Teaching in the High School 2
General Education Electives 3
 Semester Hours18
Spring
SED 4842A Student Teaching Seminar for Secondary Education 2
SED 4845 Supervised Student Teaching: Health (K-12) 1-10
 Semester Hours3-12
 Total Semester Hours125-134