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2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Applied Music-Instrumental - Guitar Concentration (BM)


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 an ancient or modern language.
    • 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 who have gained proficiency in a foreign language through means other than high school work may be exempt from this requirement. Please consult the Department of Languages, Literatures, and Cultures  for more information about exemption exams.

College Breadth Requirements:


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. Minimum grade C- required for courses used to satisfy College Breadth. Music courses, or any courses cross-listed with Music courses, cannot be used to satisfy breadth requirements.

Applied Music - Instrumental Major Requirements:


  • The concentration designates the student’s principal instrument. A list of instrumental options can be obtained from the Department or the University Advisement Center.  
  • Grade of C- or better required in all courses in the major. See Department for instrumental options.

Music Theory Electives:


At least four credits from the following:

Music Electives:


  • 9 credits of any MUSC courses, excluding MUSC561.
    • May include two credits of ensemble.

Concentration Requirements:


Guitarist Requirements:


Eight credits.

Ensemble:


Two semesters of any Departmental ensemble (two credits):

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 126


Last Revised for 2022-2023 Academic Year