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2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog 
2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Music Major, B.A.: Music Theory

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The BA in Music Theory will allow students to pursue the Bachelor of Arts with a concentration in music theory. This will allow students to pursue a degree that will focus on the analysis and formal structure of music. No minor outside of the music department is required.

Core Requirements - 32 credits

The following courses are required for all students in the Extended BA in music theory.

Specific Degree Requirements - 25 credits

Additional courses required for the degree.

Ensembles - 6 credits

Students enrolled in private lessons must enroll in the appropriate major ensemble during each semester of individual instruction and must complete the requirement with a grade of “C-” or better in order to remain eligible to continue to enroll in individual instruction.

Ensembles: Primary instrument in Piano and Organ

General Studies–33 credits

The following general studies courses are required. Additional general studies requirements will be stipulated in accordance with the General Studies section of this catalog.

Electives - 18 credits

Total hours for Extended Bachelor of Arts in Music Theory–120 credits

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