Eight Semester Plan

Fall Semester I Credits
MUS 101 Theory Fundamentals (2)*
MUS 110 Class Piano 1
MUS 114 Computer Writing - Music 1
MUS 197 Early Music History 2
Applied Instrument 1
Ensemble .5
FST 1
Total   6.5 or (8.5)*

Spring Semester II Credits
MUS 102 Sight Sing/Ear Train I 2
MUS 111 Advance Class Piano 1
MUS 112 Harmony I 3
MUS 200 History of Music II 3
MUS 158 Intro to Music Therapy 3
Applied Instrument 1
Ensemble .5
Total 13.5
Fall Semester III Credits
MUS 204 Sight Sing/Ear Train II 2
MUS 213 Harmony II 3
MUS 223 Keyboard Harmony I 1
MUS 203 Music in the 20th Century 3
MUS 119 Woodwind Class 1
MUS 118 String Class 1
Applied Instrument 1
Ensemble .5
Total 12.5
Spring Semester IV Credits
MUS 206 Sight Sing/Ear Train III 2
MUS 314 Harmony III 3
MUS 315 Keyboard Harmony II 1
Music History Elective 1 - 3**
MUS 121 Percussion Class 1*
MUS 120 Brass Class 1*
Applied Instrument 1
Ensemble .5
Total 10.5 - 12.5

*Indicates courses that are offered alternate years so students may take them in sophomore or junior years.
**Music History Elective courses are offered for 1-3 credits. Students need a total of 6 credits of music history electives.

Fall Semester V Credits
MUS 216 Orchestration 3*
MUS 218 Conducting 2*
MUS 226 Choral Conducting 2*
Music History Elective  1 - 3**
Applied Instrument 1
Ensemble .5
Total 9.5 - 11.5

*Indicates courses that are offered alternate years so students may take them in sophomore or junior years.
**Music History Elective courses are offered for 1-3 credits. Students need a total of 6 credits of music history electives.

Spring Semester VI Credits
EDU 329 Strategies 3
EDU 330 Field Experience 0
EDU 360 Foundations of Education 3
EDU 361 Law/Professionalism 1
EDU 365 Critical Exam/Issues 3
Applied Instrument 1
Ensemble .5
Total 11.5
Fall Semester VII Credits
MUS 219 Music for Children Methods 3
MUS 222 Secondary Methods 3
MUS 369 Field Experiences in a School Setting 0
Applied Music 1
Total 7
Spring Semester VIII Credits
EDU 489 Student Teaching 8
EDU 488 Seminar 1
Total   9