This major is administered by the Department of Music .
Consists of 89 credits.
Please see the information about the Professional Education Program and education curricula for teacher certification in the Education section of this catalog. You must complete all requirements before you begin your student teaching/ internship semester.
Refer to the “School of Education” portion of the Education section earlier in this catalog for information about admission to the Professional Education Program and teacher certification requirements.
NOTE: To graduate with a comprehensive Music Education degree, completion of all teacher certification requirements, including student teaching in general music and an ensemble setting is required.
PROFESSIONAL CERTIFICATION/LICENSURE DISCLOSURE (NC-SARA)
The United States Department of Education requires institutions that provide distance education to disclose information for programs leading to professional certification or licensure about whether each program meets state educational requirements for initial licensure or certification. Following is this disclosure information for this program:
The requirements of this program meet Certification/Licensure in the following states:
The requirements of this program do not meet Certification/Licensure in the following states:
The requirements of this program have not been determined if they meet Certification/Licensure in the following states:
Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wyoming; District of Columbia; American Samoa, Guam, Northern Mariana Islands, Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands
MUED 400 satisfies the Capstone Experience requirement. MUED 201 , MUED 323 , and 200-level applied study (MUS 260 , MUS 261 , MUS 262 , MUS 263 , MUS 264 , MUS 265 , MUS 266 , MUS 267 , MUS 268 , MUS 269 , MUS 270 , MUS 271 , MUS 272 , MUS 273 , MUS 274 , MUS 275 , MUS 276 , MUS 277 , MUS 278 , MUS 281 ) will satisfy 5 credits of the Communication in the Major requirement.
Applied music (major), 14 credits
Complete 300 level of study in voice, piano, or another instrument. Perform in juried public performance at appropriate level.
Music literature, 9 credits
Large Ensemble, 7 credits
Take at least 7 credits of large ensemble on your major applied instrument (piano applied majors can choose a choir or instrumental ensebles). Required every semester enrolled except student teaching (1 credit per semester). (See Note 3 .) Piano majors: 1 credit from MUS 328 (taken in lieu of large ensemble upon course offering).
Complete one of the two following:
In addition, complete one of the two following elective banks which also each comprise the Certificate in Choral Music Teaching OR the Certificate in Instrumental Music Teaching in order to complete the B.M. in Music Education. You may elect to complete both, but completion of track that corresponds with your major instrument is required.
Choice ONE: Choral Music Teaching, 17 credits
Complete MUS 247 if not a piano major. If placed in private piano study, complete Level 100 and MUS 247 .
Instrumental Methods Elective, 2 credits
Vocal Elecctive(s), 3 credits
Choice TWO: Instrumental Music Teaching, 17 credits
Communication in the Major
7 credits from:
Choose one from (take for 2 credits):