SUGGESTED PROGRAM FOR MUSIC MAJORS (BACHELOR OF ARTS DEGREE WITH A MINOR IN MUSIC BUSINESS)

First Year, Fall Semester (15 cr.)

CORE 100 New Student Orientation 1 cr.
CORE 150 Composition I 3 cr.
MATH 110 Pre-Calculus (recommended) 4 cr.
MUS 101 Materials in Music Theory 4 cr.
MUS Principal Applied Instrument 1 cr.
MUS Secondary Applied Instrument 1 cr.
MUS 226 University Choir 1 cr.
MUS 157 Seminar in Music Performance and Literature 0 cr.

First Year, Spring Semester (17–18 cr.)

CORE 160 Composition II  3 cr.
CORE 120 Critical Thinking 2 cr.
The Arts CORE 220, ART 207, OR ART 208 3–4 cr.
MUS 102 Materials in Music Theory 4 cr.
MUS Principal Applied Instrument 1 cr.
MUS Secondary Applied Instrument 1 cr.
MUS 226 University Choir 1 cr.
MUS 158 Seminar in Music Performance and Literature 0 cr.
MUS 200 World Music 2 cr.

Second year- Fall semester (17–18 cr.)

Cultural ExposureART 291, ART 292, ENG 275, HIS 180, OR HIS 270 3– 4 cr.
MFL 101 Foreign language 1 4 cr.
MUS 201 Materials in Music Theory 4 cr.
MUS Principal Applied Instrument 1 cr.
MUS Secondary Applied Instrument 1 cr.
MUS Ensemble, select from MUS 225, 227, 228, or 229 1 cr.
MUS 157 Seminar in Music Performance and Literature 0 cr.
ECON 230 Principles of Microeconomics 3 cr.

Second year, Spring semester (17–18 cr.)

Analytical Skills CORE 132, BAD 220, BAD 260, MAT 115, MAT 120, 3–4 cr.
OR NSCI 360 MFL 102 Foreign Language 2 4 cr.
MUS 202 Materials in Music Theory 4 cr.
MUS Principal Applied Instrument 1 cr.
MUS Secondary Applied Instrument 1 cr.
MUS Ensemble, select from MUS 225, 227, 228, or 229 1 cr.
MUS 158 Seminar in Music Performance and Literature 0 cr.
MBU 1110 Survey of Music Business 3 cr.
MBU 4000 Seminar in Music Business 0 cr.

Third year, Fall semester (17–18 cr.)

Social Science ECO 230, ECO 240, HIS 160, PSCI 122, PSY 180, SOC 100 3–4 cr.
MUS 307 Music History and Lit. 1 4 cr.
MFL 200 Foreign Language 3 4 cr.
MUS Principal Applied Instrument 1 cr.
MUS Ensemble, select from
MUS 1 cr. 225, 227, 228, or 229 MUS 157 Seminar in Music Performance and Literature 0 cr.
MBU 3450 Music Publishing 3 cr.
MBU 4000 Seminar in Music Business 0 cr.

Third year, Spring semester (16 cr.)

CORE 240 Natural Science 4cr. or any two of the following:
BIO 101, 101L CHEM 113, 103L PHYS 130, 130L MUS Principal Applied Instrument 1 cr.
MUS Ensemble, select from MUS 1 cr. 225, 227, 228, or 229 MUS 308 Music History and Lit. 2 4 cr.
MUS 158 Seminar in Music Performance and Literature 0 cr.
MBU 3520 Intellectual Properties 3 cr.
MBU, AET, OR EIS Electives 3 cr.
MBU 4000 Seminar in Music Business 0 cr.

Fourth year, Fall semester (16 cr.)

CORE 260 Humanities 3 cr.
MUS Principal Applied Instrument 2 cr.
MUS Ensemble, select from MUS 225, 227, 228, or 229 1 cr.
MUS 157 Seminar in Music Performance and Literature 0 cr.
MUS 323 Conducting 1 1 cr.
BAD 320 Marketing Principles 3 cr.
MBU, AET, OR EIS Electives 3 cr.
MGT 320 Human Resource Management (recommended) 3 cr.
MBU 4000 Seminar in Music Business 0 cr.

Fourth year, Spring semester (17 cr.)

CORE 360 The World and Its Peoples 4 cr.
MUS Principal Applied Instrument 4 cr.
MUS Ensemble, select from MUS 225, 227, 228, or 229 1 cr.
MUS 158 Seminar in Music Performance and Literature 0 cr.
MGT 380 Entrepreneurial Development 3 cr.
MUS Senior Recital 0 cr.
MUS 324 Conducting 2 2 cr.
MBU AET, OR EIS Electives 3 cr.

Total hours required for graduation: 124 Total with recommended coursework: 132