Music Performance Minor

The completion of 24 semester hours of coursework is required for the Music Performance minor. Music Performance minors are required to have a GPA of at least 2.0 in courses required for a Music Performance minor at graduation. No courses for the minor in Music Performance may be taken Credit/No Credit. Prerequisites are waived only for qualifying scores on diagnostic exams.


Music Performance:

12 semester hours on the student's principal instrument or voice:

  • 4 semester hours in MUSIC 110-119; and
  • 7 semester hours in MUSIC 430-MUSIC 485; and
  • 1 additional semester hour in MUSIC 110-119 or MUSIC 430-485

Music History & Music Theory

12 semester hours, combined:


Placement into a Music Theory class (MUSIC 200 and MUSIC 201) will be determined by diagnostic exam. Students who place into MUSIC 201 may not apply MUSIC 200 toward the Music Performance Minor.

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