Eight Semester Plan

Fall Semester I Credits
MUS 101 Theory Fundamentals 2
MUS 114 Computer Writing - Music 1
PSY 111 General Psychology 3
FST 1
MUS 110 or 111 Class Piano  1
Applied Instrument 1
Ensemble .5
  2 General Education Courses 6
MUS 106 Fundamentals of Guitar 1
Total 14.5 - 16.5

Spring Semester II Credits
MUS 112 Harmony I 3
MUS 158 Introduction to Music Therapy 3
MUS 102 Sight Sing/Ear Train I 2
MUS 200 History of Music II 3
Fundamentals of Guitar and/or Class Piano 1- 2
Psychology 3
Applied Instrument 1
Ensemble .5
Total 16.5 - 17.5
Fall Semester III Credits
MUS 274 Music Therapy - Theories and Methods I 4
MUS 283 Music Therapy Lab 1
MUS 204 Sight Singing/Ear Training II 2
MUS 213 Harmony II 3
MUS 223 Keyboard Harmony I 1
Psychology  3
Applied Instrument 1
Ensemble .5
Gym 1
Total 16.5
Spring Semester IV Credits
MUS 191 Percussion Workshop 1
MUS 275 Music Therapy: Theories and Methods  II 4
MUS 283 Music Therapy Lab 1
MUS 206 Sight Singing/Ear Training III 2
MUS 314 Harmony III 3
MUS 315 Keyboard Harmony II 1
Psychology 3
Applied Instrument 1
Ensemble .5
Total 16.5



Fall Semester V Credits
  Elective 1
MUS 376 Music Therapy Fieldwork I 2
Applied Instrument 1
Ensemble .5
Psychology 3
2 General Education Courses 6
MUS 203 Music in the 20th Century 3
Total 16.5

Spring Semester VI Credits
MUS 377 Music Therapy Fieldwork II 2
Applied Instrument 1
Ensemble .5
Core 4
3 General Education Courses 9
Total 16.5
Fall Semester VII Credits
MUS 378 Clinical Improvisation 3
MUS 460 Music Therapy - Internship I 3
MUS 390 Special Topics in Music 1
Applied Instrument 1
2 General Education Courses 6
Elective 1
Total 15
Spring Semester VIII Credits
MUS 382 Clinical Piano Improvisation 3
MUS 461 Music Therapy Internship II 3
MUS 390 Special Topics in Music 1
Applied Instrument 1
2 General Education Courses 6
Elective 1
Total 15


It is highly recommended that students take one or more General Education courses during the summer or during intersession to reduce the course load during music therapy internship.