Bachelor of Science in Music Education
133 - 139 Hours Vocal/General Endorsement
132 - 138 Hours Instrumental/General Endorsement
The Music Education program is designed to prepare you for a teaching career in grades K through twelve. This program is a collaborative effort between the music department and the School of Education. The School of Education collaborates with area schools to provide you observation and teaching experiences to enhance your learning. Your education experience will culminate in student teaching or enrolling in the fifth year master’s for year-long internship. Please visit the School of Education webpage to learn more about the program.
Music Core (35 Hours)
MUS 1600-2620 Class Piano I, II, III, IV (4)
MUS 2010-3020 Theory I, II, III, IV (8)
MUS 2060-3070 Aural Theory I, II, III, IV (8)
MUS 2410-3420 History I, II, III (fulfills Intercultural Literacy requirement), IV (8)
MUS 3100-3110 Conducting (4)
MUS 4010 Orchestration (3)
Music Performance Minor (14 Hours)
MUS 1200 Recital Attendance (6 Satisfactory semesters) (0)
MUS Applied Study Lower Division (4)
MUS Applied Study Upper Division (4)
MUS 3600 Keyboard Proficiency (0)
MUS 4600 Senior Recital (0)
Ensemble (6 hrs. Choral Union required- VOCAL) OR
(8 hrs. Wind Ensemble/TSO – INSTRUMENTAL) (8)
Professional Secondary K-12 Minor (26 Hours)
EDU 1010 Foundations Practicum * (1)
EDU 1500 Foundations of Education * (3)
EDU 2011/2012/2013 Clinical Field Experience (taken w/MUS/EDU 2800)** (1)
MUS 2800 Introduction to Music Education** (4)
EDU 2825 Instr. & Classroom Management Strategies for Performance Based Classes (3)
MUS 4170 The Music Educator*** (4)
EDU 4450 Secondary Meth. Clinical Field Exp.(taken w/MUS/EDU 4170)*** (1)
EDU 4600 Student Teaching Seminar **** (3)
EDU 4630 Opening of School Experience ***** (0)
EDU 4670 Enhanced Stud. Teach. Sec Sch. (taken with EDU 4600) (9)
Instrumental Methods (For Instrumental endorsement only) (4 Hours)
MUS 2300 Brass Methods (1)
MUS 2310 Woodwind Methods (1)
MUS 2320 String Methods (1)
MUS 2330 Percussion Methods (1)
For Vocal/General endorsement - Applied Study Lower/Upper Division will be Voice and the Ensemble will consist of Choral Union.
For Instrumental endorsement - Applied Study Lower/Upper Division will be Instrumental and the Ensemble will consist of Wind Ensemble.
*EDU 1500 must be taken with EDU 1010.
**MUS 2800 must be taken with EDU 2011, 2012 or 2013.
***MUS 4170 must be taken with EDU 4550.
****EDU 4600 must be taken with EDU 4670.
*****EDU 4630 must be taken in August immediately prior to student teaching.