Bachelor of Arts in Music (Vocal Performance)

Total Semester Credit Hours (sch): 120   
Major: 66 sch        

MUSIC.BA            CIP Code: 50.0901.00

Degree Requirements

Texas Core Curriculum

ENG 1013Composition I3
ENG 1023Composition II3
Mathematics3
Life & Physical Sciences6
Language, Philosophy, & Culture3
Creative Arts3
HIST 1013History of the United States, 1492-18653
HIST 1023History of the United States, 1865 to the Present3
GOV 2013U.S. National Government3
GOV 2023Texas Government3
Social & Behavioral Sciences3
CAO: Women's Studies3
CAO: First Year Seminar, Wellness or Mathematics3
Total Semester Credit Hours42

Courses Required for Major

MU 1021Keyboard Musicianship I1
MU 1031Keyboard Musicianship II1
MU 2061Keyboard Musicianship III1
MU 1521Aural Skills I1
MU 1531Aural Skills II1
MU 2521Aural Skills III1
MU 2531Aural Skills IV1
MU 1523Music Theory I3
MU 1533Music Theory II3
MU 2523Music Theory III3
MU 2533Music Theory IV3
MU 3313Music History I3
MU 3323Music History II3
MU 3542Conducting I2
MU 4723Seventeenth- and Eighteenth-Century Counterpoint3
Applied Voice (10 sch advanced)18
Music Ensembles8
MU 3402Vocal Literature2
MU 3681Opera Ensemble2
MU 3442English, Italian, and Latin Diction2
MU 3452French and German Diction2
MU 3492Vocal Pedagogy2
Total Semester Credit Hours66

Other Requirements

Foreign Language6
Performance Juries (8 juries completed)
DRAM 2213Performance I3
MU 3713Music and World Cultures (GP)3
Total Semester Credit Hours12

(GP) Satisfies global perspectives graduation requirement. 

First Year
FallTCCNSemester Credit Hours
MU 1021Keyboard Musicianship I MUSI 11811
MU 1521Aural Skills I MUSI 1116, MUSI 12161
MU 1523Music Theory I MUSI 1211, MUSI 13113
MU 2092Voice 2
Large Choral Ensemble1
UNIV 1231Learning Frameworks: The First Year Experience EDUC 1100, EDUC 1200, EDUC 13001
ENG 1013Composition I ENGL 13013
HIST 1013History of the United States, 1492-1865 HIST 13013
 Semester Credit Hours 15
SpringTCCN
MU 1031Keyboard Musicianship II MUSI 11821
MU 1531Aural Skills II MUSI 1117, MUSI 12171
MU 1533Music Theory II MUSI 1212, MUSI 13123
MU 2092Voice 2
Large Choral Ensemble1
ENG 1023Composition II ENGL 13023
Mathematics Core3
 Semester Credit Hours 14
Second Year
FallTCCN
MU 1112Music and Wellness 2
MU 2061Keyboard Musicianship III MUSI 21811
MU 2092Voice 2
MU 2521Aural Skills III MUSI 2116, MUSI 22161
MU 2523Music Theory III MUSI 2211, MUSI 23113
Large Choral Ensemble1
GOV 2013U.S. National Government GOVT 23053
Social/Behavioral Science Core3
 Semester Credit Hours 16
SpringTCCN
MU 2092Voice 2
MU 2531Aural Skills IV MUSI 2117, MUSI 22171
MU 2533Music Theory IV MUSI 23123
Large Choral Ensemble1
HIST 1023History of the United States, 1865 to the Present HIST 13023
GOV 2023Texas Government GOVT 23063
Elective1
 Semester Credit Hours 14
Third Year
FallTCCN
MU 3313Music History I 3
MU 4092Voice 2
MU 3492Vocal Pedagogy 2
Large Choral Ensemble1
DRAM 2213Performance I DRAM 13513
Foreign Language Elective3
Elective1
 Semester Credit Hours 15
SpringTCCN
MU 3323Music History II 3
MU 3402Vocal Literature 2
MU 4092
MU 4091
Voice
and Voice
3
Large Choral Ensemble1
Foreign Language Elective3
Life/Physical Science Core3
 Semester Credit Hours 15
Fourth Year
FallTCCN
MU 3442English, Italian, and Latin Diction 2
MU 3542Conducting I 2
MU 3681Opera Ensemble 1
MU 3713 (GP)Music and World Cultures 3
MU 4092
MU 4091
Voice
and Voice
3
Large Choral Ensemble1
Life/Physical Science Core3
 Semester Credit Hours 15
SpringTCCN
MU 3452French and German Diction 2
MU 3681Opera Ensemble 1
MU 3703Women in Music 3
MU 4092
MU 4091
Voice
and Voice
3
MU 4723Seventeenth- and Eighteenth-Century Counterpoint 3
Large Choral Ensemble1
Language/Phil/Cultural Core3
 Semester Credit Hours 16
 Total Semester Credit Hours:  120

(GP) courses satisfy global perspectives graduation requirement.