Degree Plan

Bachelor of Music in Music Education - All-Level Certification (Instrumental Track)

Fall of Year 1
Course Hours
FYES 1211 First Year Experience Music 2
MUSI 1111 Keyboard Skills I 1
MUSI 1191 Aural Skills I 1
MUSI 1321 Music Theory I 3
Major Ensemble 1
Private Lessons: MUAP 1154 [INST] 1
ENGL Core 3
MATH Core 3
RELS Core 3
Total Hours 18
Spring of Year 1
Course Hours
ST: MUSI 1299 Music Technology I 2
MUSI 1121 Keyboard Skills II 1
MUSI 1192 Aural Skills II 1
MUSI 1322 Music Theory II 3
Major Ensemble 1
MUAP 1155 [INST] 1
MUSI 3101 Woodwind Tech OR MUSI 3105 String Tech 1
PEHP Act Course 1-hour 1
ENGL Core 3
EDUC 2305 Foundations of Education 3
Total Hours 17
Fall of Year 2
Course Hours
MUSI 2110 Keyboard Skills III 1
MUSI 2193 Advanced Aural Skills III 1
MUSI 2323 Music Theory III 3
MUSI 3341 Music History I 3
MUSI 3344 Creative Development I 3
Major Ensemble 1
MUAP 2254 [INST] 2
MUSI 3107 Perc Inst Tech OR MUSI 3103 Brass Inst Tech 1
UPPER LVL ENGL Core 3
Total Hours 18

*Application to the Teacher Certification Program (TCP)

Spring of Year 2
Course Hours
MUSI 2120 Keyboard Skills IV 1
MUSI 2194 Advanced Aural Skills IV 1
MUSI 3324 Music Theory IV 3
MUSI 3342 Music History II 3
Major Ensemble 1
MUAP 2255 [INST] 2
MUSI 3101 Woodwind Tech OR MUSI 3105 String Tech 1
PHIL Core (3) if not taking MUSI 3351 3
HIST Core (3) 3
Total Hours 18
Fall of Year 3
Course Hours
UPPER LVL MUSIC HIST 3
MUSI 3323 Orchestration 3
Major Ensemble 1
MUAP 3254 [INST] 2
MUSI 3107 Perc Inst Tech OR MUSI 3103 Brass Inst Tech 1
MODN LANG Core 3
NATURAL SCIENCE Core/Lab 4
EDUC 2315 - Survey of Students in Diverse and Incl Settings 3
Total Hours 17
Spring of Year 3
Course Hours
UPPER LVL MUSIC HIST 3
MUSI 4323 Form and Analysis 3
MUSI 4343 Creative Development II 3
Major Ensemble 1
MUAP 3255 [INST] 2
MUSI 4344 Conducting 3
EDUC 3314 - Disciplinary Literacy for Secondary Settings 3
Total Hours 18
Fall of Year 4
Course Hours
EDUC 3373 - Learning Theories 3
EDUC 3380 - Instructional Desn and Classroom Mgmt 3
EDUC 3340 - Instructional Technology 3
MUSI 4110 Instr. Tech and Pedagogy 1
Major Ensemble 1
MUAP 4254 [INST] 2
PHIL Core (3) if not taking MUSI 3348 3
Total Hours 16
Spring of Year 4
Course Hours
EDUC 3385 - Culturally Responsive Teaching 3
EDUC 3383 - Curriculum Design and Assmt in Sec Settings 3
Major Ensemble 1
MUAP 4255 [INST] 2
MUSI 4088 Recital 0
MODN LANG Core 3
UPPER LVL PHIL or RELS Core 3
SOC SCIENCE Core 3
Total Hours 18
Fall of Year 5
Course Hours
EDUC 4305 - Clinical Teaching Seminar 3
EDUC 4905 - Clinical Teaching 6
Total Hours 9

*Clinical Teaching can occur in the Fall or Spring organized into Two 8- week or 1 16-week placement

Spring of Year 5- Upper Level Music History Course Rotation
Course Hours
MUSI 3348 Studies in World Music (Fall only) 3
MUSI 3351 Music in Asian Theater (Spring only) 3
Spring of Year 5- Instrumental Techniques Course Rotation
Course Hours
MUSI 3107 Perc Inst Tech (EVEN Falls only) 1
MUSI 3101 Woodwind Tech (ODD Springs only) 1
MUSI 3103 Brass Inst Tech (ODD Falls only) 1
MUSI 3105 String Tech (EVEN Springs only) 1

Bachelor of Music in Music Education - All-Level Certification (Vocal Track)

B.M. in Music (Vocal Track) 4-Year Degree Plan (PDF)

B.M. in Music (Vocal) - Checklist (PDF)

Fall of Year 1
Course Hours
FYES 1211 First Year Experience Music 2
MUSI 1111 Keyboard Skills I 1
MUSI 1191 Aural Skills I 1
MUSI 1321 Music Theory I 3
Major Ensemble 1
Private Lessons: MUAP 1176 [VOCAL] 1
ENGL Core 3
MATH Core 3
RELS Core 3
Total Hours 18
Spring of Year 1
Course Hours
ST: MUSI 1299 Music Technology I 2
MUSI 1121 Keyboard Skills II 1
MUSI 1192 Aural Skills II 1
MUSI 1322 Music Theory II 3
Major Ensemble 1
MUAP 1177 [VOCAL] 1
MUSI 3101 Woodwind Tech OR MUSI 3105 String Tech 1
PEHP Act Course 1-hour 1
ENGL Core 3
EDUC 2305 Foundations of Education 3
Total Hours 17
Fall of Year 2
Course Hours
MUSI 2110 Keyboard Skills III 1
MUSI 2193 Advanced Aural Skills III 1
MUSI 2323 Music Theory III 3
MUSI 3341 Music History I 3
MUSI 3344 Creative Development I 3
Major Ensemble 1
MUAP 2276 [VOCAL] 2
MUSI 3107 Perc Inst Tech OR MUSI 3103 Brass Inst Tech 1
UPPER LVL ENGL Core 3
Total Hours 18

*Application to the Teacher Certification Program (TCP)

Spring of Year 2
Course Hours
MUSI 2120 Keyboard Skills IV 1
MUSI 2194 Advanced Aural Skills IV 1
MUSI 3324 Music Theory IV 3
MUSI 3342 Music History II 3
Major Ensemble 1
MUAP 2277 [VOCAL] 2
MUSI 3101 Woodwind Tech OR MUSI 3105 String Tech 1
PHIL Core (3) if not taking MUSI 3351 3
HIST Core (3) 3
Total Hours 18
Fall of Year 3
Course Hours
UPPER LVL MUSIC HIST 3
MUSI 3323 Orchestration 3
Major Ensemble 1
MUAP 3276 [VOCAL] 2
MUSI 3107 Perc Inst Tech OR MUSI 3103 Brass Inst Tech 1
MODN LANG Core 3
NATURAL SCIENCE Core/Lab 4
EDUC 2315 - Survey of Students in Diverse and Incl Settings 3
Total Hours 17
Spring of Year 3
Course Hours
MUSI 4323 Form and Analysis 3
MUSI 4343 Creative Development II 3
Major Ensemble 1
MUSI 3161 Diction 1
MUAP 3277 [VOCAL] 2
MUSI 4344 Conducting 3
EDUC 3314 - Disciplinary Literacy for Secondary Settings 3
Total Hours 16
Fall of Year 4
Course Hours
EDUC 3373 - Learning Theories 3
EDUC 3380 - Instructional Desn and Classroom Mgmt 3
EDUC 3340 - Instructional Technology 3
MUSI 4120 Choral Methods 1
MUSI 4110 Instr. Tech and Pedagogy 1
Major Ensemble 1
MUAP 4276 [VOCAL] 2
PHIL Core (3) if not taking MUSI 3348 3
Total Hours 16
Spring of Year 4
Course Hours
EDUC 3385 - Culturally Responsive Teaching 3
EDUC 3383 - Curriculum Design and Assmt in Sec Settings 3
Major Ensemble 1
MUAP 4277 [VOCAL] 2
MUSI 4088 Recital 0
MODN LANG Core 3
UPPER LVL PHIL or RELS Core 3
SOC SCIENCE Core 3
Total Hours 18
Fall of Year 5
Course Hours
EDUC 4305 - Clinical Teaching Seminar 3
EDUC 4905 - Clinical Teaching 6
Total Hours 9

*Clinical Teaching can occur in the Fall or Spring organized into Two 8- week or 1 16-week placement

Spring of Year 5- Upper Level Music History Course Rotation
Course Hours
MUSI 3348 Studies in World Music (Fall only) 3
MUSI 3351 Music in Asian Theater (Spring only) 3

Choose one of the classes below.

Spring of Year 5- Instrumental Techniques Course Rotation
Course Hours
MUSI 3107 Perc Inst Tech (EVEN Falls only) 1
MUSI 3101 Woodwind Tech (ODD Springs only) 1
MUSI 3103 Brass Inst Tech (ODD Falls only) 1
MUSI 3105 String Tech (EVEN Springs only) 1