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Music Minor

Department of Music

Admissions Procedures

All incoming and transfer students (including music minors) must perform an audition for the music faculty and take the Music Literacy Predictive Exam. Students who a) complete an acceptable performance audition, and b) complete the Exam will be granted Music Major status. Students who a) complete an audition that shows promise but is not yet acceptable, and b) complete the Exam will be granted Pre-Music Major Status. Pre-Music Majors will have one semester to improve performance skills for Music Major Status. Only Music Major, Pre-Major, and Music Minor status students will be allowed to enroll in MUS 119 Materials of Music I and MUS 121 Ear Training I. Only Music Majors and Music Minors will be allowed to enroll in MUS 120 Materials of Music II and MUS 122 Ear Training II.

Music Minor 
Course Number and TitleCredits
MUS-APL 10 Concert Class (2 semesters of Pass grade)0
MUS-ENS 1 – 100-level Major Ensemble courses2-4
MUS 100 Introduction to Music3
MUS 119, 120 Materials of Music6
MUS 121, 122 Ear Training2
MUS-APL 108, 109 Class Piano2
MUS-PRV Major instrument Performance Studies, 100-level*2
MUS-PRV Major instrument Performance Studies, 200-level*1
Total18-20
Note: MUS-PRV courses are extra fee courses. Music minors must perform semester-end juries.