*Although MUSC601 is a variable 1-3 cr. course, it must be taken for 1 cr. to satisfy degree requirement
**Although MUSC630 is a 1 cr. course, it must be taken four times to satisfy degree requirement; 4 credits required
The culmination of the degree is a public recital (MUSC 601), which is preceded by an acceptable recital-approval hearing. In addition, toward the end of the course of study, the student must pass an oral examination.