Bachelor of Music (B.M.) - Piano Pedagogy Emphasis

Degree Requirements

Total Semester Credit Hours = 120

University Core Curriculum (42 hours)

May be applied to core curriculum requirements:
MUSI 2300Introduction to World Music

Musical Performance (28 hours)

  1. Applied Study in Piano (MUAP) 16 hours (8 lower-division, 8 upper-division)
  2. Primary Applied Proficiency Barrier (MUAP 2002) 0 hours
  3. Accompanying/Ensembles (MUEN/MUAP) 8 hours (4 lower-division, 4 upper-division)
  4. Applied Study in Secondary Instrument (MUAP) 4 hours (lower-division)
  5. MUAP 3000 30-Minute Recital

Supporting Courses in Music (44 hours)

(not including MUSI 2300, which is applied toward Core Curriculum requirements)

Lower-Division Courses (12 hours)

MUSI 1000Recitals, Concerts and Productions

MUSI 1116Aural Skills I [TCCN: MUSI 1116]

MUSI 1117Aural Skills II [TCCN: MUSI 1117]

MUSI 1211Music Theory I

MUSI 1212Music Theory II

MUSI 2116Aural Skills III [TCCN: MUSI 2116]

MUSI 2117Aural Skills IV [TCCN: MUSI 2117]

MUSI 2211Music Theory III

MUSI 2212Music Theory IV

MUAP 2001Piano Proficiency

NOTE: MUSI 1000 - 6 semesters with grade of CR required

Upper-Division Courses (32 hours)

MUSI 3243Music Technology

MUSI 3250Topics In Pedagogy & Literature

MUSI 3252Teaching Music In Elementary Schools

MUSI 3311Conducting

MUSI 3319Music History I

MUSI 3320Music History II

MUSI 3335Piano Pedagogy

MUSI 4301Internship In Piano Pedagogy

MUSI 4320Piano Literature

MUSI 4342Form and Analysis

NOTES: MUSI 3250: 2 semesters, 4 credit hours total

MUSI 4301: 2 semesters. 6 credit hours total

Music Electives (6 hours)

Recommended 4 Year Course Sequence Bachelor of Music - Piano Pedagogy Concentration