Music, Minor

Complete all courses listed below unless otherwise indicated.

Music Theory and Musicianship

A C or better is required in each course.
Complete the following course:
MUSC 1001Music in Everyday Life (Music in Everyday Life)4
Complete one of the following courses:4
Music Theory 1
Music Theory 2
Fundamentals of Western Music Theory
Analyzing Popular Genres

Music Literature Electives

A C or better is required in each course.
Complete two courses from the following list of electives. Four semesters of lessons or ensembles or a combination thereof may be substituted for one elective:8
Music as a Social Expression
Survey of African-American Music
Music of the USA
Women in Music
Music and Poetry
Introduction to Art, Drama, and Music
Music in Popular Culture
Rock Music
Film Music
Debussy and the Music of Paris
George Gershwin
Music Therapy 1
Music of the Baroque Era
Music of the Classical Era
Music of the Romantic Era
Twentieth-Century Music
Introduction to World Music
Music of Africa
Music of the Middle East
Music of Latin America and the Caribbean
Music of the Jewish People
Black Popular Music
Music of Asia
Historical Traditions: America
Historical Traditions: Classical
Historical Traditions: World
Historical Traditions: Special Topics
Historical Traditions: Music since 1900
All ensembles are 1 credit:
Wind Ensemble
Jazz Ensemble
Rock Ensemble
Blues/Rock Ensemble
Create Your Own Music
Chamber Ensemble
Contemporary Music Ensemble
Jazz Choir and Combo
World Music Ensemble
Fusion Ensemble
Pep Band
World Fusion Ensemble
All lessons are 1 credit:
Music Lessons 1
Music Lessons 2
Composition Lessons

GPA Requirement

2.000 GPA required in the minor