B.M. in Performance - Organ 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
Introduction to World Literature 1
World Literature I
Distributive Requirements
Science requirement6
Behavioral & Social Science requirement6
Humanities requirement6
Introduction to World Literature 1
World Literature I
Arts requirement3
Music History I 2
Additional Baccalaureate Requirements
Writing Emphasis requirement9
Introduction to World Literature 1
World Literature I
Speaking Emphasis requirement9
Music History II 2
Building Your Career in Music
Ethics requirement3
Building Your Career in Music
Music Theory and Aural Activities Requirements23
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
MTC 215Aural Activities IV2
MTC 34416th Century Counterpoint3
or MTC 345 18th Century Counterpoint
Music History Requirements
MHL 210Music History I 23
MHL 211Music History II 23
MHL 212Music History III3
Applied Performance Lessons
VOK 141Advanced Performance Major Lesson (B.M.)3
VOK 142Advanced Performance Major Lesson (B.M.)3
VOK 241Advanced Performance Major Lesson (B.M.)3
VOK 242Advanced Performance Major Lesson (B.M.)3
VOK 341Advanced Performance Major Lesson (B.M.)3
VOK 342Advanced Performance Major Lesson (B.M.)3
VOK 441Advanced Performance Major Lesson (B.M.)3
VOK 442Advanced Performance Major Lesson (B.M.)3
Major Ensembles2
4 semesters required (courses are repeatable):
Men's Chorus
Women's Chorus
Mastersingers
Cantari Donne
Concert Choir
Concert Band
Wind Symphony
Wind Ensemble
Symphony Orchestra
Keyboard Ensemble 3
Organ Literature and Pedagogy
ORG 351Organ Literature I3
ORG 352Organ Literature II3
ORG 353Organ Pedagogy3
ORG 451Accompanying3
ORG 452Service Playing3
Keyboard Masterclasses2
Choose two of the following:
Master Class Keyboard
Master Class Keyboard
Master Class Keyboard
Master Class Keyboard
Conducting
VOC 311Choral Conducting I2
or AIC 311 Instrumental Conducting I
Other Music Requirements
6 semesters of recital attendance (10 approved recitals per semester)
Studio Hour 4
Capstone Requirement
INM 443Building Your Career in Music 53
Total Minimum Credits Required120

To track their individual degree progress, students are advised to access their Degree Progress Report (DPR) via myWCU regularly. 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
MTC 112 Theory of Music I 3
MTC 114 Aural Activities I 2
VOK 141 Advanced Performance Major Lesson (B.M.) 3
FYE 100XFirst Year Experience 4
Major Ensemble 0.5
Gen Ed Course 3
Recital Attendance  
 Credits15.5
Semester Two
MTC 113 Theory of Music II 3
MTC 115 Aural Activities II 2
VOK 142 Advanced Performance Major Lesson (B.M.) 3
Major Ensemble 0.5
MAK 3XXMaster Class Keyboard 1
Gen Ed Course 3
Gen Ed Course 3
Recital Attendance  
 Credits15.5
Year Two
Semester Three
MTC 212 Theory of Music III 3
MTC 214 Aural Activities III 2
MHL 210 Music History I 3
VOK 241 Advanced Performance Major Lesson (B.M.) 3
Major Ensemble 0.5
Gen Ed Course 3
Recital Attenance  
 Credits14.5
Semester Four
MTC 213 Theory of Music IV 3
MTC 215 Aural Activities IV 2
MHL 211 Music History II 3
VOK 242 Advanced Performance Major Lesson (B.M.) 3
ORG 351 Organ Literature I 3
MAK 3XXMaster Class Keyboard 1
Major Ensemble 0.5
Recital Attendance  
 Credits15.5
Year Three
Semester Five
MHL 212 Music History III 3
VOK 341 Advanced Performance Major Lesson (B.M.) 3
ORG 352 Organ Literature II 3
Gen Ed Course 3
Gen Ed Course 3
Recital Attendance  
 Credits15
Semester Six
MTC 344
16th Century Counterpoint
or 18th Century Counterpoint
3
VOK 342 Advanced Performance Major Lesson (B.M.) 3
ORG 353 Organ Pedagogy 3
AIC 311
Instrumental Conducting I
or Choral Conducting I
2
Gen Ed Course 3
Gen Ed Course 3
Recital Attendance  
 Credits17
Year Four
Semester Seven
VOK 441 Advanced Performance Major Lesson (B.M.) 3
ORG 451 Accompanying 3
INM 443 Building Your Career in Music 3
Gen Ed Course 3
Gen Ed Course 3
 Credits15
Semester Eight
VOK 442 Advanced Performance Major Lesson (B.M.) 3
ORG 452 Service Playing 3
Gen Ed Course 3
Gen Ed Course 3
 Credits12
 Total Credits120