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Bachelor of Music Music Education - Instrumental

College of the Arts & College of Education and Health Professions
Degree Program Course Requirements

For general degree requirements, see the College of the Arts, College of Education and Health Professions, and
the General Degree Requirements pages.
Suggested four year course schedule for Strings
Suggested four year course schedule for Woodwinds, Brass, and Percussion

Area A Essential Skills Required Hours: 9
ENGL 1101 (with a grade of "C" or better)
ENGL 1102
(with a grade of "C" or better)
Select one of the following courses:


Area B Institutional Options Required Hours: 4-5

COMM 1110
Select two of the following courses:

OR
Select one of the following courses:
Foreign Language 1001, 1002, 2001, or 2002
Any Area C-E course with a study abroad component.

Note: the extra hour may be used as an elective.

Area C Humanities/Fine Arts/Ethics Required Hours: 6
Select one of the following humanities courses:

Select one of the following fine arts courses: *ITDS 1145, though listed under both humanities and fine arts, may be taken only once.


Area D Science/Math/Technology Required Hours: 10-11
Select one science course with a lab; the other course may be lab or non-lab:


Select one of the following courses or a science course from above:


Area E Social Sciences Required Hours: 12

Select one course from the following two courses:
HIST 2111
HIST 2112

Take the following course:
POLS 1101

Select one behavioral science course from the following courses:

Select one world cultures course from the following courses:


Wellness Requirement Required Hours: 3

PHED 1205
Select any one PEDS course.
Or
MUSC 1206 Body Mapping

Area F Courses Related to Major Required Hours: 18
A minimum grade of "C" is required in each of the following courses:


Area G  Required Hours: 43-46

A minimum grade of "C" is required in each of the following courses:
Winds and Percussion students take 43 hours; String students take 46 hours.

Satisfy the following requirement:*
Three semester hours of MUSC/MUSE elect (string studies)

Take the appropriate course three times:
*
MUSP 3070 Orchestral Ensem Act (string studies)
MUSP 3080 Wind Ensem Act (wind/perc studies)

*Note: Guitar and Keyboard students may take courses designated for either string students or for wind and percussion students.

Area H Required Hours: 23-26
A grade of "C" is required in each of the following courses:
Winds and Percussion students take 26 hours; string students take 23 hours.
(Courses in this area require Admission to Teacher Education Program.)

Total Hours Required: 132