Music BA (Commercial)

Requirements

General Education — 49-54 hours

Foundations Tier — 18-20 hours

ENG 1020English Composition

3

ENG 1080Critical Reading, Writing, and Thinking

3

COM 1010Speech Communication

3

HPE 1500Introduction to Health and Wellness

2

BUS 2010Financial Stewardship

2

Intercultural Literacy (Choose one) — 2-3 hours
MUS 2440World Music and Culture

2

COM 2020Principles of Intercultural Communication

2

FRE 1000French Language and Culture

3

GER 1000German Language and Culture

3

RUS 1200Russian Language and Culture

3

SPA 1000Spanish Language and Culture

3

HEB 2200Biblical Hebrew I

3

GRK 2200New Testament Greek I

3

ECO 3300International Economic Development

3

GGY 2050Fundamentals of World Geography

3

SOC 2100/SWK 2100Peoples and Cultures of the World

2

COM 2060American Sign Language I

3

ENG 3150English Acquisition (FE-10)

3

Mathematics (Choose one) — 3-4 hours
MAT 1040Concepts of Mathematics

3

MAT 1080Problem Solving: A Quantitative Reasoning Approach

3

MAT 1250Discrete Mathematics

3

MAT 1310Precalculus

3

MAT 1510Calculus I

4

Human Sciences Tier — 6 hours

Institutional (Choose one) — 3 hours
ECO 2000Principles of Macroeconomics

3

ATH 3010Introduction to Anthropology

3

POL 2020American Political Institutions

3

SOC 2500The Family in Society

3

SOC 3200Social Problems

3

SOC 3300Urban Sociology

3

SWK 1200Introduction to Social Work

3

 

HIS 1400World Civilization I

3

or

HIS 1450World Civilization II

3

 

HIS 2010United States History Survey I

3

or

HIS 2020United States History Survey II

3

HIS 1400 or HIS 1450: whichever is not used to satisfy the World Civilization Context in the Contexts Tier

Behavioral (Choose one) — 3 hours
PSY 2010General Psychology

3

SOC 2010General Sociology

3

COM 2010Interpersonal Communication

3

Natural Sciences Tier — 6-7 hours

SCI 2600Issues in Science

3

Lab Science (Choose one) — 3-4 hours
SCI 1500Life Science

3

SCI 2000Introduction to Environmental Science

3

BIO 1510General Biology I

4

SCI 1600Physical Science

3

SCI 2200Physical Geology

3

SCI 2510Earth and Space Science

3

CHE 1010Principles of Inorganic and Organic Chemistry

4

CHE 1040General Chemistry I

4

PHY 1010Basic College Physics I

4

PHY 1020Basic College Physics II

4

PHY 1040The Physics of Sound

3

PHY 2110General Physics I

4

Contexts Tier — 19-21 hours

ENG 2000World Literature

3

REL 2000Introduction to Biblical Faith

3

REL 3000Christian Tradition

3

REL 4000Christian Life and Ministry

3

World Civilization (Choose one) — 3 hours
HIS 1400World Civilization I

3

HIS 1450World Civilization II

3

World Aesthetics (Choose one) — 1-3 hours
MUS 1500Fine Arts

3

MUS 1515Art for the Music Major

1

MUS 1500, MUS 1515: Waive Fine Arts (MUS 1500) & add Art for the Music Major (MUS 1515) if at least 4 hours of traditional Music is taken.
Philosophy (Choose one) — 3 hours
PHL 2010Introduction to Philosophy

3

PHL 3070Ethics

3

Additional Requirement for Freshmen — 3 hours

INT 1100Life Calling and Purpose

3

Music Core — 23 hours

MCM 1600Class Piano I

1

MCM 1610Class Piano II

1

MCM 2600Class Piano III

1

MCM 2620Class Piano IV

1

MUS 2010Theory I

3

MUS 2020Theory II

2

MUS 3010Theory III

2

MUS 2060Aural Theory I

2

MUS 2070Aural Theory II

2

MUS 3060Aural Theory III

2

MUS 3100Elementary Conducting

2

Music History (Student Choice) — 4 hours

MUS 2410History I

2

MUS 2420History II

2

MUS 3410History III

2

MUS 3420History IV

2

MCM 2100History of Audio Recording

2

MCM 2420Jazz History I

2

MCM 2430Jazz History II

2

Commercial Core — 16 hours

MUB 1100Survey of Music Business

3

MCM 2150Commercial Music History

2

MCM 2780The Working Musician

2

MCM 1050Basic Concepts of Audio Technology

3

BUS 2300Introduction to Entrepreneurship and Small Business Management

3

MCM 2010Commercial Theory

3

Applied Study — 19 hours

MUS 1200Recital Attendance

0

MUS 27-- Applied, Lower Division (Vocal)

4

MUS 27-- Applied, Lower Division (Instrumental)

4

MCM 27-- Applied, Lower Division (Instrumental)

4

MUS 2900Applied Proficiency

0

MCM 47-- Applied, Upper Division (Vocal)

8

MCM 47-- Applied, Upper Division (Instrumental)

4

MUS 18-- Choral Union/Wind Ensemble/ TSO

7

MCM 4015Senior Project

0

or

MCM 4600Senior Performance for Music Majors

0

MUS 1200: Students must successfully complete this requirement six times to graduate

Minor and Electives — 8 hours

Graduate Track Electives

MUS 2410History I

2

MUS 3420History IV

2

MUS 3010Theory III

2

MUS 3020Theory IV

2

MUS 3060Aural Theory III

2

MUS 3070Aural Theory IV

2

MUS 3110Advanced Conducting

2

MUS 4010Orchestration

3

MUS 3420: if not already taken

Minor in Performance (Add on)

MUS/MCM 27--47--Additional Applied Lessons

6

MUS/MCM 18--Additional Ensembles

6

Minor in Songwriting (Add on)

MCM 1650Guitar for the Songwriter

1

MCM 3100Introduction to Songwriting

2

MCM 3300Songwriting

2

MCM 4780Songwriting Lessons (51/52)

1-2

MUB 2220Music Publishing

3

MCM 4780: Each hour successfully completed can be substituted for one hour of upper division applied study.

Minor in Jazz Studies (Add on)

MUS 1835Jazz Combo

0-1

MCM 2080Improvisation I

2

MCM 2090Improvisation II

2

MCM 2420Jazz History I

2

MCM 2430Jazz History II

2

MCM 4300Jazz Pedagogy

3

Minor in Music Technology (Add on)

MCM 2050Recording Techniques

3

MCM 2070Editing and Mixing Techniques

2

MCM 3050Music Technology

2

MCM 4210Recording Sound for Video and Film

2

MCM 4220Editing and Mixing Sound for Video and Film

2

MCM 4050Mastering

2

MCM 4510Music Technology Internship

2

MCM 4510: Each hour successfully completed can be substituted for one hour of upper division applied study.

Minor in Worship Leading (Add on)

MUS 2200Church Music Practicum

1

MUS 2520Choral Literature and Pedagogy

2

MUS 3500Hymnology

2

MUS 4150The Church Music Minister

2

Elective in Music Therapy

MUS 3510Music Therapy I

3

MUS 3520Music Therapy II

3

Total Credit Hours: 120