Suggested Program for Music Majors (Bachelor of Science Degree)

B.S. in Music Education

First Year, Fall Semester (14 cr.)


CORE 100 New Student Orientation 1 cr.
CORE 150 Composition I 3 cr.
CORE 131 Mathematics 3 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 (18 cr.)


CORE 160 Composition II`` 3 cr.
CORE 120 Critical Thinking 2 cr.
EDUC 250 Fundamental Responsibilities of Teaching 1 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 158 Seminar in Music Performance and Literature 0 cr.
CORE 201 Introduction to Business and Entrepreneurship 3 cr.

Second Year, Fall Semester (17–18 cr.)


CORE A ART 291, ART 292, ENG 275, HIS 180, OR HIS 270 3–4 cr.
EDUC 260 Theory and Practice of Teaching 3 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, or 228 1 cr.
MUS 383 Techniques of Teaching Brass and Percussion 2 cr.
MUS 313 Music in the Elementary School 2 cr.
MUS 157 Seminar in Music Performance and Literature 0 cr.

Second Year, Spring Semester (18 cr.)


CORE B CORE 132, BAD 220, BAD 260, MAT 115, MAT 120, 3-4 cr.
OR NSCI 360 CORE C CORE 220, ART 207, OR ART 208 3–4 cr.
PSY 205 Child and Adolescent Development 4 cr.
MUS 202 Materials in Music Theory 4 cr.
MUS 384 Techniques of Teaching Brass and Percussion 2 cr.
MUS 315 Music in the High School 2 cr.
MUS Principal Applied Instrument 1 cr.
MUS Secondary Applied Instrument 1 cr. <
MUS 158 Seminar in Music Performance and Literature 0 cr.

Third Year, Fall Semester (17 cr.)


EDUC 320* Elementary Curriculum and Methods 3 cr.
MUS 303 Counterpoint 4 cr.
MUS 307 Music History and Literature 1 4 cr.
MUS 323 Conducting 1 2 cr.
MUS Principal Applied Instrument 2 cr.
MUS Ensemble, select from MUS 225, 227, or 228 1 cr.
MUS 157 Seminar in Music Performance and Literature 0 cr.
MUS 070X Voice Class (Instrumental Emphasis only) 1 cr.

Third Year, Spring Semester (18 cr.)


CORE D CORE 240 Natural Science 4-8 cr.
or any 2 of the following: BIO 101, 101L CHEM 113, 103L PHYS 130, 130L
MUS 305 Orchestration 4 cr.
MUS 308 Music History and Literature 2 4 cr.
MUS 324 Conducting 2 2 cr.
140 MUS Principal Applied Instrument 4 cr.
MUS 158 Seminar in Music Performance and Literature 0 cr.

Fourth Year, Fall Semester (19 cr.)


MUS Principal Applied Instrument 2 cr.
MUS 157 Seminar in Music Performance and Literature 0 cr.
MUS Senior Recital 0 cr.
CORE E ECO 230, ECO 240, HIS 160, PSCI 122, PSY 180, SOC 100 3 cr.
CORE 260 Humanities 3 cr.
CORE 360 The World and Its Peoples 4 cr.
EDUC 330* Secondary Curriculum and Methods 3 cr.
EDUC 248 Educational Psychology 4 cr.

Fourth Year, Spring Semester (12 cr.)


**EDUC 400 Elem. Student Teaching 9 cr.
**EDUC 410 Elem. Ed. Seminar 3 cr.
*Student takes EDUC 320 and 330 OR EDUC 340 and 350. ** Req uired, but does not count toward the total required below.