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

Jazz Studies - Bachelor of Musiccredits
Studio (4 credits per semester)
JS 100 or as assigned by department
32
Jazz Studies*
JS 263-264, 368, 378, 473-474
CI 283T
14
Music Theory
THYU 101-102, 106 (9 credits)
THYU 207-208 (6 credits)
 15
Music History
MHST 111 (2 credits)
MHST 251 or 252
Electives (6 credits)
 10
Liberal Arts
LARTS 111, 221 (4 credits)
Electives (17 credits)
 21
Entrepreneurial Musicianship
ENTP 351 (third year)
 1
Small Jazz Ensemble**
JS 110
8
Liberal Arts, Music History, Music Theory Electives 6
Free Electives
11
Recital or Porfolio Review
2
Total Credits120
*Placement by exam; additional remedial work such as JS 131, JS 132 and CI 181T may be required.
**Not required for Jazz Composition; credits not earned in ensemble are earned as electives; Large Jazz Ensemble may also be required.
Additional Requirements:
1) Promotional at the end of the first, second, and third years (JS 195, 295, 395)
2) Recital in fourth year for Jazz Performance majors (JS 499); Portfolio Review in fourth year for Jazz Composition majors (JS 497)

2011-08-08


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