Music Education, Combination (B.M.)

Major: Music Education, Combination (B.M.)

Departments/Programs
Performance Course Work  23 hours
Music Education Major, Combination with Vocal Emphasis Instrumental Emphasis (B.M., 100 hrs.)
Major instrument 14 hours
Major large ensemble 7 hours
Secondary large ensemble 2 hours
MUSIC 1000 Recitals
(taken every semester in residence)
0 hours
Supporting Music Course Work 43 hours

Music history and literature

3 hours
Choose 8 credits from the following music history courses: 8 hours
Music theory 15 hours
Music education 14 hours
Music Technology 2 hours
Senior Comprehensive: 2 hours
MUSIC 4980 Senior Capstone Seminar 2 hours
Concentrations 2 hours
MUSIC 3500 Advanced Conducting - Vocal or
MUSIC 3510 Advanced Conducting - Instrumental
2 hours
Competencies 4 hours
MUSIC 1540 Woodwind Techniques 1 hour
MUSIC 1550 Brass Techniques 1 hour
MUSIC 1560 String Techniques 1 hour
MUSIC 1570 Percussion Techniques 1 hour
Proficiencies Required: Piano, Voice, and Guitar  
Professional Education Courses Required for Certification 28 hours
See course listing under Music Education, Vocal.  

Vocal emphasis students must be in a choral ensemble as their major ensemble and an instrumental ensemble as their secondary ensemble. Instrumental emphasis students must be in an instrumental ensemble as their major ensemble and a choral ensemble as their secondary ensemble.

It is expected that students desiring the music education (combination emphasis) major will have competency on a secondary instrument. Those not meeting this secondary competency must register in the appropriate applied music courses. In case of questions, a secondary instrument competency audition will be required as determined by the department.