Bachelor of Arts in Music

The Bachelor of Arts in Music major provides for the study of music within a liberal arts curriculum. The program is suitable for preparing for careers in music other than performance and certified teaching in the schools. You will study a wide selection of musical literature, the principal eras and genres will developing the ability to hear, identify and work conceptually with the elements of music (rhythm, melody, harmony and structure). You will be required to enroll in and participate in activities of the University Chorus, Concert Choir, Concert Band, Symphony Band, Marching Band, or Orchestra (enrollment in a concert or choral ensemble is determined by audition).

A minor area of study is required for this degree.

For a complete list of program requirements and additional course information, visit the undergraduate catalog website.

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