Oct 17, 2021  
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Music Major, B.A.: Music Theory

The BA in Music Theory allows students to pursue the Bachelor of Arts with a concentration in music theory. This allows students to pursue a degree that focuses 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.

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 - 15 credits

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