Music - Composition - Bachelor of Music
2019-20 Four-Year Plan

Freshman
First TermHoursSecond TermHours
ENGL 110C (Grade of C or better required)3Literature3
Mathematical Skills3Human Creativity (May not use MUSC 264A or MUSC 126A)3
Language and Culture I (French, German or Italian is strongly recommended. May be waived; See requirement details)0-3Elective or Language and Culture II (French, German or Italian is strongly recommended. May be waived; See requirement details)1-3
MUSC 1011MUSC 1021
MUSC 221 (Grade of C or better required)3MUSC 222 (Grade of C or better required)3
MUSC 223 (Grade of C or better required)1MUSC 224 (Grade of C or better required)1
MUSC 2611MUSC 2621
 12-15 13-15
Sophomore
First TermHoursSecond TermHours
ENGL 211C or 221C (Grade of C or better required)3Information Literacy and Research3
Nature of Science I4Nature of Science II4
Philosophy and Ethics3Human Behavior3
MUSA 1391MUSA 1401
MUSA 2323MUSC 322 (Grade of C- or better required)2
MUSC 321 (Grade of C or better required)2MUSC 324 (Grade of C- or better required)1
MUSC 323 (Grade of C or better required)1MUSC 335T (Satisfies Impact of Technology)3
 17 17
Junior
First TermHoursSecond TermHours
Interpreting the Past3MUSA 1422
MUSA 1412MUSA 3323
MUSA 3313MUSC 3091
MUSC 361 (Grade of C- or better required)3MUSC 3363
MUSC 4212MUSC 362W (Grade of C or better required)3
MUSC 460 or MUSC 491 or MUSC 492 or MUSC 4943MUSC 4222
 MUSC 4242
 16 16
Senior
First TermHoursSecond TermHours
MUSA 2412MUSA 2422
MUSA 4313MUSA 4323
MUSC 4142MUSC 460 or MUSC 491 or MUSC 492 or MUSC 4943
MUSC 4663Small Ensemble*2
Large Ensemble*3Upper-Division General Education course (Option D)*3
Upper-Division General Education course (Option D)*3 
 16 13
Total credit hours: 120-125

*This is a suggested curriculum plan to complete this degree program in four years.  Please consult information in this Catalog, Degree Works, and your academic advisor for more specific information on course requirements for this degree.