Sample Degree Pathway for Music Studies - Instrumental Option


For students who entered prior to fall 2015. 

Freshman Year

Fall Semester

Course# Course Name Cr.
MUTH.1050 Freshman Chorus 0
MUAP.xxxx Applied Music 1 2
MUEN.xxxx Ensembles 2
MUTH.1080 Musicianship & Analysis 1 5
MUHI.1040 Musical Practices 1 1
ENGL.1010 College Writing (Gen. Ed.) 3
MATH.1510 Explorations in Math (GE:Math) 3
Total 16

Spring Semester

Course# Course Name Cr.
MUTH.1050 Freshman Chorus 0
MUAP.xxxx Applied Music 2 2
MUEN.xxxx Ensembles 2
MUTH.1090 Musicianship & Analysis 2 5
MUHI.1050 Musical Practices 2 1
MUED.1510 Intro to Music Education 2
MUED.1000 Observation Lab I 0
MUED.1620 Intro to Percussion Pedagogy 1
ENGL.1020 College Writing II (Gen. Ed.) 3
Total 16

Sophomore Year

Fall Semester

Course# Course Name Cr.
MUTH.1000  Recital Attendance 0
MUAP.xxxx Applied Music 3 2
MUEN.xxxx Ensembles 2
MUTH.1100 Musicianship & Analysis 3 4
MUHI.2610 Music History 1 (Gen. Ed.-AH) 3
MUED.1410 Intro to Brass Pedagogy 11 1
MUED.2410 Intro to Strings Pedagogy 1 1
MUED.2440 Intro to Vocal Pedagogy 1 1
PSYC.1010 General Psychology 3
Total 17

Spring Semester

Course# Course Name Cr.
MUTH.1000 Recital Attendance 0
MUAP.xxxx Applied Music 4 2
MUEN.xxxx Ensembles 2
MUTH.1110 Musicianship & Analysis 4 4
MUHI.2620 Music History 2 (Gen. Ed.-AH) 3
MUED.1420 Intro to Brass Pedagogy 21 1
MUED.2420 Intro to Strings Pedagogy 2 1
xxxx.xxxx Arts & Humanities Elec. (GE) 3
Total 16

Junior Year

Fall Semester

Course# Course Name Cr.
MUTH.1000 Recital Attendance 0
MUAP.xxxx Applied Music 5 2
MUEN.xxxx Ensembles 2
MUPF.2330 Conducting 1 2
MUED.1440 Intro to Woodwind Pedagogy 1
MUED.3010 Technology in Music Education 3
PSYC.2600 Child & Adol. Psych (Gen.Ed-SS) 3
xxxx.xxxx Science w/Lab (Gen.'Ed) 3/4
Total 16/17

Spring Semester

Course# Course Name Cr.
MUTH.1000 Recital Attendance 0
MUAP.xxxx Applied Music 6 2
MUEN.xxxx Ensembles 2
MUPF.2340 Conducting 2 2
MUED.1430 Global Music for the Classroom 3
MUED.4100 Intro to Woodwind Ped 2 1
MUED.1430 Intro to Guitar Pedagogy 1
MUED.2000 Observation Lab 2 0
xxxx.xxxx Social Science (Gen. Ed.) 3
COMP.2120 Sound Thinking (Gen. Ed. Non-Lab Science) 3
Total 17

Senior Year

Fall Semester

Course# Course Name Cr.
MUTH.1000 Recital Attendance 0
MUEN.xxxx Ensembles 2
MUAP.xxxx Applied Music 7 2
MUHI.3010 American Music 3
MUED.4930 Instrumental Ensemble Lab 1
MUED.4200 General Music Methods 1 3
MUED.3000 Observation Lab 3 0
xxxx.xxxx Science w/Lab (Gen. Ed.) 3/4
Total 17/18

Spring Semester

Course# Course Name Cr.
MUEN.xxxx Ensembles 2
MUAP.xxxx Applied Music 8 2
MUED.4940 Choral Ensemble Lab 1
MUED.3940 Choral Rep & Reh Techniques 3
MUTH.3350 Arranging 3
MUED.4300 General Music Methods 2 3
MUED.4000 Observation Lab 4 0
Total 14
Total Minimum Credits = 129-131

1Will need to be switched in alternate years.

Please see advisor or Music Office for more specific requirements pertaining to Freshman Chorus, Recital Attendance, Applied Music, Ensembles and Internships.

Refer to the General Education website for General Education requirements.

Restriction on off-campus study:

Be advised that any course taken at another institution must be formally approved prior to enrollment. See the catalog policy for details.

Last updated: 10/26/2017