Music Therapy Degree Details

Please refer to the Undergraduate Course Catalog 2015-2017 (PDF) for more information regarding this degree.

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 106, MUS 110 or 111 Fundamentals of Guitar, Class Piano  1
Applied Instrument 1
Ensemble .5
  2 General Education Courses 6
MUS 010 Recital attendance 0
MUS 195 Vocal Techniques 1
Total 14.5 - 16.5
     
Spring Semester II Credits
MUS 102 Sight Sing/Ear Train I 2
MUS 107/158 Introduction to Music Therapy/Music and Healing 3
MUS 106, 110/111 Fundamentals of Guitar and/or Class Piano 1- 2
MUS 112 Harmony I 2
MUS 199 History of Music I 3
Psychology 3
Applied Instrument 1
Ensemble .5
MUS 010 Recital Attendance 0
Total 16.5 - 17.5

   

Fall Semester III Credits
MUS 204 Sight Singing/Ear Training II 2
MUS 213 Harmony II 2
MUS 223 Keyboard Harmony I 1
MUS 272 Music Therapy Theory and Methods I 3
MUS 283 Music Therapy Lab  2
Applied Instrument 1
Ensemble .5
MUS 010 Recital attendance 0
MUS 195 Vocal Techniques 1
  General Education Courses
Total 14.5 - 16.5
     
Spring Semester IV Credits
MUS 191 Percussion Workshop 1
MUS 195 Vocal Elective 1
MUS 200 History of Music II 3
MUS 206 Sight Singing/Ear Training III 2
MUS 273 Music Therapy Theories and Methods II 3
MUS 284 Music Therapy Lab 2
MUS 314 Keyboard Harmony II 1
Psychology 3
Applied Instrument 1
Ensemble .5
MUS 010 Recital Attendance 0
Total 16.5 - 17.5

       

Fall Semester V Credits
  Elective 1
MUS 374 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 375 Music Therapy Fieldwork II 2
MUS 395 Introduction to Music Therapy Research 3
Applied Instrument 1
Ensemble .5
Core 4
General Education Courses 6 - 9
Total 16.5
     

 

Fall Semester VII Credits
MUS 378 Clinical Improvisation 3
MUS 379 Music Therapy Clinical Documentation 1
MUS 460 Music Therapy - Internship I 3
Applied Instrument 1
2 General Education Courses 6
Elective 1
Total 15
     

 

Spring Semester VIII Credits
MUS 382 Advanced Clinical Improvisation 3
MUS 380 Professional Skills for Music Therapy 1
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.

Contact Us

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Coleen Petersen
Music Department
1000 Hempstead Avenue Public Square 220 Rockville Centre, New York 11571-5002

516.323.3320

cpetersen@molloy.edu

Lora Heller, MT-BC, LCAT
Special Projects Coordinator for Music Therapy


516.323.3336

lheller@molloy.edu