Bachelor of Music in Vocal Performance - Min. 120 Hours

The student with a performance emphasis in voice may choose the Bachelor of Music Degree as preparation for continuing study. Those selecting this degree should plan to continue their studies at the graduate level.

Common Core: See Common Core requirements
Tier Two: Additional General Education Requirements (11 Hours)
Foreign Language (two languages if available) 8 hours
Theatre Arts - acting or stage movement 3 hours
Music Major Requirements (81 Hours)
Music academic core Requirements (28 hours)
MU107  The Theory and Practice of Music I (3)
MU108  The Theory and Practice of Music II (3)
MU117  Aural Skills I (1)
MU118  Aural Skills II (1)
MU150  Introduction to Western Music (2)
MU207  The Theory and Practice of Music III (3)
MU217  Aural Skills III (1)
MU321  Music History I (3)
MU322  Music History II (3)
MU335  Instrumentation (2) OR MU337 Choral Arranging (2)
MU423  American Music (2) (Capstone)
MU465  Form and Analysis (2) (Capstone)
MU471  Composition I (2)  (Capstone)
Applied Voice (25 hours)
Applied Voice (23)MU391    Junior Recital (1)
MU492    Senior Recital (1) (Capstone)
Secondary Applied (9 hours)
MU129    Guitar Techniques (1)
ML___     Secondary Applied (8)
Pedagogy (11 hours)
MU214  Basic Conducting (2)
MU241  Diction for Singers (3)
MU314  Advanced Conducting - Choral (2)
MU357A  Vocal Repertoire (2)
MU358D  Vocal Pedagogy (2)
MU201  Opera Literature on Video (3) is strongly recommended.
Ensembles (8 hours): Must be enrolled in and successfully participate in a major ensemble each semester of full-time attendance
Major Ensemble (4)
MU060 Opera Workshop (4)
Electives (To Complete Min. 120 Hours)