B.M. in Music Education - Voice Concentration

Wells School of Music
General Education Requirements
First Year Experience4
Academic Foundations
English Composition requirement6
Mathematics requirement3
Interdisciplinary requirement3
Music History III
Diverse Communities requirement3
Music Methods and Materials II 7
Distributive Requirements
Science requirement 16
Behavioral & Social Science requirement6
Humanities requirement6
Introduction to World Literature 6
Topics in Literature
Arts requirement3
Music History I 2
Additional Baccalaureate Requirements
Writing Emphasis requirement9
Introduction to World Literature 6
Topics in Literature
Music Methods and Materials I 7
Music Methods and Materials II 7
Speaking Emphasis requirement9
Student Teaching I 7
Student Teaching II 7
Ethics requirement3
Music for Diverse Learners
Music Theory and Aural Activities Requirements
MTC 112Theory of Music I 23
MTC 114Aural Activities I 22
MTC 113Theory of Music II 23
MTC 115Aural Activities II 22
MTC 212Theory of Music III3
MTC 214Aural Activities III2
MTC 213Theory of Music IV3
Music History Requirements
MHL 210Music History I 23
MHL 211Music History II 23
MHL 212Music History III3
Applied Lessons
VOK 111Music Education/Elective Studies Lesson1.5
VOK 112Music Education/Elective Studies Lesson1.5
VOK 211Music Education/Elective Studies Lesson1.5
VOK 212Music Education/Elective Studies Lesson1.5
VOK 311Music Education/Elective Studies Lesson1.5
VOK 312Music Education/Elective Studies Lesson1.5
VOK 411Music Education/Elective Studies Lesson1.5
VOK 412Music Education/Elective Studies Lesson1.5
Diction Class
VOC 135International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA)0.5
Major Ensembles3.5
7 semesters required; repeatable
Men's Chorus
Women's Chorus
Mastersingers
Cantari Donne
Concert Choir
Piano Requirements 3
PIA 191Piano Class (Minor)0.5
PIA 192Piano Class (Minor)0.5
PIA 291Piano Class1
PIA 292Piano Class1
PIA 223Classroom Piano Skills-Inst/Vocal0.5
PIA 334Keyboard Accompanying1
Instrument Courses
ABC 191Brass Class0.5
ABC 192French Horn Class (Music Education)0.5
or ABC 193 Trombone Class (Music Education)
APC 191Non-Pitched Percussion Class0.5
APC 192Pitched Percussion Class0.5
ASC 191Violin/Viola Class1
ASC 194Cello Class0.5
or ASC 195 Bass Class
or ASC 196 Guitar Class
AWC 191Single Reed Class0.5
AWC 192Flute/Recorder Class0.5
AWC 193Double-Reed Class0.5
Required Music Education Courses
MUE 201Music Education Seminar0.5
MUE 220Music for Diverse Learners3
MUE 331Music Methods and Materials I 73
MUE 332Music Methods and Materials II 73
MUE 333Instrumental Methods and Materials2
MUE 335Choral Methods and Materials2
Conducting
VOC 311Choral Conducting I2
VOC 312Choral Conducting II2
Elementary Band/Orchestra
AEB 101Elementary Band0.5
AEO 101Elementary Orchestra0.5
Education Courses
EDA 103Foundations of Special Education3
EDP 250Educational Psychology3
LAN/ENG 382Teaching English Language Learners PK-123
EDR 345Literacy Development and Students in Inclusive Classrooms3
or EDR 347 Literacy Development and Secondary Students with Disabilities in Inclusive Classrooms
Additional Mathematics Course3
One MAT course selected from MAT 101, MAT 103, MAT 104, MAT 113, MAT 115, or MAT 121, in addition to the General Education Mathematics requirement.
Other Music Requirements
6 semesters of recital attendance (10 approved recitals)
Studio Hour 4
Certification Exams and Requirements
Clearances - complete each summer
Basic Skills (Qualifying PAPA, CORE, SAT and/or ACT scores)
Music Education Skills Assessment (MESA)
2.8 GPA (upon entering MUE 331)
Teacher Candidacy
School of Music Education Application
Praxis II - Fundamental Subjects
Praxis II - Music Content
Capstone Requirement
MUE 431Student Teaching I 5,76
MUE 432Student Teaching II 5,76
Total Minimum Credits Required129

All undergraduate students are held to the academic policies and procedures outlined in the undergraduate catalog.  Students are encouraged to review departmental handbooks for program tips, suggested course sequences, and explanations of procedures. When applicable, additional policies for specific department programs may be listed below.

(*Note: Prior to Semester 1, complete clearances.)

Plan of Study Grid
Year One
Semester OneCredits
MUE 201 Music Education Seminar 0.5
MTC 112 Theory of Music I 3
MTC 114 Aural Activities I 2
VOK 111 Music Education/Elective Studies Lesson 1.5
VOC 135 International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA) 0.5
PIA 191 Piano Class (Minor) 0.5
WRT 120 Effective Writing I 3
CHO XXXMajor Ensemble 0.5
FYE 100XFirst Year Experience 4
Instrument Class 0.5
Instrument Class 0.5
Recital Attendance  
 Credits16.5
Semester Two
MUE 220 Music for Diverse Learners 3
MTC 113 Theory of Music II 3
MTC 115 Aural Activities II 2
VOK 112 Music Education/Elective Studies Lesson 1.5
PIA 192 Piano Class (Minor) 0.5
ASC 191 Violin/Viola Class 1
EDA 103 Foundations of Special Education 3
CHO XXXMajor Ensemble 0.5
MAT XXXMath Gen Ed 3
Basic Skills  
Recital Attendance  
 Credits17.5
Summer
Complete clearances  
 Credits0
Year Two
Semester Three
MTC 212 Theory of Music III 3
MTC 214 Aural Activities III 2
MHL 210 Music History I 3
VOK 211 Music Education/Elective Studies Lesson 1.5
PIA 291 Piano Class 1
CHO XXXMajor Ensemble 0.5
Instrument Class 0.5
Instrument Class 0.5
Gen Ed Course (LIT/CLS) 3
Recital Attendance  
 Credits15
Semester Four
MTC 213 Theory of Music IV 3
MHL 211 Music History II 3
VOK 212 Music Education/Elective Studies Lesson 1.5
PIA 292 Piano Class 1
VOC 311 Choral Conducting I 2
EDP 250 Educational Psychology 3
CHO XXXMajor Ensemble 0.5
MAT XXXMath Gen Ed 3
Instrument Class 0.5
Music Education Skills Assessment  
Recital Attendance  
 Credits17.5
Summer
Complete clearances  
 Credits0
Year Three
Semester Five
MHL 212 Music History III 3
VOK 311 Music Education/Elective Studies Lesson 1.5
PIA 223 Classroom Piano Skills-Inst/Vocal 0.5
VOC 312 Choral Conducting II 2
AEB 101 Elementary Band 0.5
LAN 382
Teaching English Language Learners PK-12
or Teaching English Language Learners PK-12
3
CHO XXXMajor Ensemble 0.5
WRT 2XX200-Level WRT Course 3
Instrument Class 0.5
Instrument Class 0.5
Teacher Candidacy  
School of Music Education Application  
Recital Attendance  
 Credits15
Semester Six
MUE 331 Music Methods and Materials I 3
MUE 333 Instrumental Methods and Materials 2
VOK 312 Music Education/Elective Studies Lesson 1.5
PIA 334 Keyboard Accompanying 1
AEO 101 Elementary Orchestra 0.5
EDR 3XXLiteracy Development Course 3
CHO XXXMajor Ensemble 0.5
Gen Ed Course 3
Gen Ed Course 3
Praxis II - Fundamental Subjects  
Recital Attendance  
 Credits17.5
Summer
Complete clearances  
 Credits0
Year Four
Semester Seven
MUE 332 Music Methods and Materials II 3
MUE 335 Choral Methods and Materials 2
VOK 411 Music Education/Elective Studies Lesson 1.5
CHO XXXMajor Ensemble 0.5
Instrument Class 0.5
Gen Ed Course 3
Gen Ed Course 3
Gen Ed Course 3
Praxis II - Music Content  
 Credits16.5
Semester Eight
VOK 412 Music Education/Elective Studies Lesson 1.5
MUE 431 Student Teaching I 6
MUE 432 Student Teaching II 6
 Credits13.5
 Total Credits129