Office of the Registrar
School of Music (2011/2012)
7.3 Performance Major

To be awarded the degree of Bachelor of Music in Performance, a candidate shall comply with the School’s regulations, and successfully complete a minimum of 124 credit hours, including 53 credit hours in the Core Program. The remaining 71 credit hours will be chosen as follows:

  1. Music 345A/B, 445A/B.

  2. Three credit hours chosen from Music Theory courses beyond the 2000 level.

  3. Six credit hours from Music 2615, 2616, 2617, 265A/B, 3500, 3510-3518.

  4. Twenty-six additional credit hours from Music courses beyond the 1000 level, including:

    1. At least 12 credit hours chosen from courses beyond the 2000 level in Music History and Music Theory.

    2. A maximum of 4 credit hours from Music 2611-2614, 2619, 2620, and 263A/B, in addition to those outlined under the Core Program.

    3. A maximum of 9 credit hours from Music 2615, 2616, 2617, 265A/B, 3500, 3510-18 in addition to those required in 3. above and under the Core Program.

    4. A maximum of three of the following courses may be substituted for Music electives: Education 2510, 2520, 2530, 3920, 3925, the former 4835, the former 4845.

      Note:

      Music Education Majors have priority in registering for these courses and spaces may not be available for Performance Majors.

  5. Twenty-four credit hours chosen from disciplines other than Music and Music Education, including at least 6 credit hours from courses in English and/or designated research/writing courses. Students whose Principal Applied Study is Voice must include at least 3 credit hours in each of Italian, German and French.