The undergraduate curriculum provides extensive training in students' majors, comprehensive instruction in music theory and music history, and an introduction to liberal arts disciplines.

Composition - Bachelor of Musiccredits
Studio (4 credits per semester)
CMP 100
32
Composition
CMP 132 (first year)
CMP 411T-412T* (second year)
CMP 561T-562T (third year)
CMP 515-516 or 517-518 (third year)
CMP 443T-444T (fourth year)
18
Music Theory
THYU 101-102, 106 (9 credits)
THYU 202-202 (6 credits)
THYU 207-208 (6 credits)
 21
Music History (GE)
MHST 111 (2 credits)
Electives (8 credits)
 10
Liberal Arts (GE)
LARTS 111, 221 (4 credits)
Electives (17 credits)
 21
Entrepreneurial Musicianship (GE)
ENTP 351 (third year)
 1
Ensemble**4
Class Instruction
from: PNO 130, VC 161-162, 261-262
2
General Education Electives (GE)***8
Free Electives3
Total Credits120

*For CMP 411T, the prerequisite of THYU 207-208 is waived
**CHOR CONC, CHOR CHMB, or other ensemble as determined by applied instrument/voice, with approval of department chair and Ensemble Director.
*** Additional required Liberal Arts, Music History and approved Music Theory courses

Additional Requirements:
1) 40 credits of General Education Courses (GE) required
2) Promotional at the end of the first, second, and third years (CMP 195, 295, 395)
3) If the third-year promotional is not passed, an additional review is required during the fourth year (CMP 490)

2016-08-19


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