M.M. in Performance - Voice Concentration

School of Music
Cognate Requirements
Select 3 credits in music history (MHL) 13
Select 3 credits in music theory (MTC) 23
Concentration Requirements
Select 9 credits in individual lessons at the advanced level:9
Advanced Voice Private Lesson
Advanced Voice Private Lesson
Advanced Voice Private Lessons
Musico-Dramatic Productions
Concentration Electives
Select 4-6 credits from the following:4-6
Master Class Voice: Baroque Period
Master Class Voice: German Lied
Master Class Voice: French Melodie
Master Class Voice: 20th Century Art Song
French-German Diction
Choral Literature
Vocal Literature
Vocal Pedagogy
History of Opera
Free Electives4-6
Any 500-level courses selected under advisement.4-6
Recital Component
VOI 697Recital2
Comprehensive Exit Exam
Completion of a comprehensive exit examination is required.
Total Minimum Credits Required30
1

If the student fails the Graduate Placement Test, they MUST take MHL 501 PRIOR to satisfying this requirement.

2

If the student fails the Graduate Placement Test, they MUST take MTC 512 PRIOR to satisfying this requirement.

To track their individual degree progress, students are advised to access their Degree Progress Report (DPR) via my WCU and consult their Graduate Coordinator.  For more information, visit wcupa.edu/DegreeProgressReport.

The following is a suggested course sequence for this program; course offerings and availability are not guaranteed. Students should consult their academic advisor with any questions.

Plan of Study Grid
Year One
Semester OneCredits
Music History or Music Theory 3
Advanced Lessons (541) 3
Concentration Elective 1-3
 Credits7-9
Semester Two
Music History or Music Theory 3
Advanced Lessons (542) 3
Concentration Elective 1-3
 Credits7-9
Year Two
Semester One
Advanced Lessons (543) 3
Concentration Elective 1-3
Free Elective 3
 Credits7-9
Semester Two
Musico-Dramatic Production (524) 3
Recital 2
Free Elective 3
Comprehensive Exit Exam  
 Credits8
 Total Credits29-35