Jul 02, 2022  
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Music Composition (BM)


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University Requirements:


College Requirements:


Second Writing Requirement:


A Second Writing Requirement  approved by the College of Arts and Sciences. This course must be taken after completion of 60 credit hours, completed with a minimum grade of C-, and the section enrolled must be designated as satisfying the requirement in the academic term completed.

Mathematics:


The math requirement must be completed by the time a student has earned 60 credits. Students who transfer into the College of Arts and Sciences with 45 credits or more must complete this requirement within two semesters.

Complete one of the following options (minimum grade D-):

Foreign Language:


  • Completion of the intermediate-level course (106) in German, French, Italian, Spanish, or Russian with minimum grades of D-. Other foreign languages taken at the Intermediate level (106) may satisfy this degree requirements, so long as they have been approved by the Associate Chair of Undergraduate Studies.
    • The number of credits (0-8) needed and initial placement will depend on the number of years of high school study of foreign language.
      • Students with three or more years of high school work in a single foreign language, or who have gained proficiency in a foreign language by other means, may attempt to fulfill the requirement in that language by taking an exemption examination  through the Languages, Literatures and Cultures Department.

College of Arts and Sciences Breadth Requirements:


The College Breadth Requirements are taken in addition to the University Breadth Requirement. Up to three credits from each of the University Breadth Requirement categories may be used to simultaneously satisfy these College of Arts and Sciences Breadth Requirements. College Breadth courses must be completed with a minimum grade of C-.

A total of 24 credits from Groups A, B, C, and D is required with a minimum of six credits in each group. The six credits from each group cannot be from the same area and cannot be a MUSC course.

Major Requirements:


Minimum grade of C- required in all Major requirements.

Composition:


Electives:


After required courses are completed, sufficient elective credits must be taken to meet the minimum credit requirement for the degree.

Credits to Total a Minimum of 131


Last Revised for 2020-2021 Academic Year


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