The Music Department offers two options for students who wish to pursue a minor in music. Students electing Option 2 must audition on their instrument or voice to be accepted into that option.
This option requires the completion of 20 credit hours in music with a grade of C or better in each course.
Twelve hours of Theoretical Foundations (MUS 1101 Theoretical Foundations I , MUS 1102 Theoretical Foundations II).
Six hours from the following: MUS 1000 Music Appreciation, MUS 1003 Early Jazz, MUS 1004 Contemporary Jazz, MUS 2201 History of Music* (An historical survey of the art of music in the West from its tentative beginnings in Greek and Jewish music through the compositions of Beethoven), MUS 2202 History of Music* (A continuation of MUS 2201 from the music of Schubert and Weber through the present).
Two hours of ensemble (MUS 1900 series).
*MUS 2201 and MUS 2202 by consent of the department.
**For students whose Applied area is Keyboard, three hours to be chosen from the Music Appreciation or History area will be substituted for the piano class component in Music 1101/1102.
***Lesson fees apply.