* Students are strongly encouraged to create their own plan of study, but focus on a specific area of their choice. This is often done in combination with another major, a minor, and/or in consultation with their advisor.
Music Major Scholarships: Students intending to apply for Music Scholarships must audition prior to July 15. Contact the Head of the Music Program to schedule an audition.
Course Exemptions: First semester music majors may apply to be placed out of the following required courses by examination: MUSI 1220 Music Fundamentals, MUSI 1218 Introduction to Piano. Contact the Head of the Music Program to request a placement examination.
Advanced Ensembles: All students are eligible to audition for 3000 and 4000 level advanced ensembles. Some advanced music ensembles include music scholarships for members. Contact the Head of the Music Program to schedule an audition.
The following components are required in all degrees:
General education, major, minor, and validation of completion of:
overall semester hours - 120
institutional semester hours - 45
overall advanced hours - 36
institutional advanced hours - 24
Required General Education courses:
MUSI 2331 Music Appreciation
SPAN 1411 and SPAN 1412 , or CSCD 2341 and CSCD 2342 or any two semesters of the same foreign language
Acceptable minor fields:
Any OLLU approved minor