Music Minor

For those students interested in a formal, cohesive music curriculum but who are not interested in music as a major, a Music minor is available. The Music minor requires 23-24 credits, at least 6 of which must be upper-division.

Curriculum Requirements

Program Courses
MUSC 153Sight-Singing and Dictation I 12
MUSC 154Music Theory I 12
MUSC 163Sight-Singing and Dictation II2
MUSC 164Music Theory II2
MUSC 145Applied Music 24
MUSC 200Concert Music 30
MUSC 323Basic Conducting2
MUSC 118Keyboard II 41
or MUSC 261 Keyboard Sight Reading I
Select two courses, with instructor's approval, from the following:4-5
Music History and Literature: Medieval Through Early Baroque
Music History and Literature: Mid-Baroque Through Classic
Music History and Literature: Late Romantic Through Early 20th Century
Music Theory/History and Literature of the 20th Century
Music Cultures of the World
Ensemble Courses
Select 4 credits of ensemble, as appropriate to applied principal, from the following:4
Biola Chorale
Chamber Music Ensemble
Symphony Orchestra
Chamber Choir
Jazz Ensemble
Symphonic Winds
Handbell Choir
Vocal Jazz Ensemble
Women's Chorus
Worship and Popular Music Ensemble
Men's Chorus
Total Credits23-24