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Requirements for Bachelor of Arts in Music with a Track in Business



The purpose of the Bachelor of Arts in Music with a Track in Business is to prepare students for careers in music that cross over into the business world.

Music and Required Supporting Courses:

MUS 121 Theory 1 with Practicum (MUS 121P)
MUS 122 Theory 2 with Practicum (MUS 122P)
MUS 123 Theory 3 with Practicum (MUS 123P)
MUS 124 Theory 4 with Practicum (MUS 124P)
MUS 125 Form and Analysis
MUS 141 History of Western Music to 1750
MUS 142 History of Western Music from 1750
Applied lessons on instrument MUS 300–399 (Odd course codes; 8 semesters @ 1 credit)
MUS 40x Large Ensemble (8 sem @ 1 credit each)
MUS 601 Music Capstone
MUS 600 Colloquium, MUS 600M Master Class each semester that student is enrolled in lessons

Business Courses:

ACC 201: Principles of Accounting
BA 140: The American Workplace
ECO 150: Economic Reasoning
BA 310: Organizations and Management, or BA 305: Marketing

Choose at least one course from:

BA 230: Business Law
BA 325: Management Info Systems
BA 360: Human Resource Management
BA 326: E-Commerce Marketing
BA 410: Global Marketing Management
PR 101: Principles, Practices, and Theory of Public Relations
PR 202: Advertising and Public Relations: Approaches and Methods


What can you do with a Music degree?

Imagine yourself a music educator, performer in a symphony orchestra or opera company, college professor, symphony manager, or sales manager for a recording company.