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Undergraduate Catalog 2017-2018 
Undergraduate Catalog 2017-2018 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Music Technology Emphasis: 40 Hours

The Commercial Music Major provides a broad musical base for students who wish to pursue careers in the commercial music industry as digital musicians. The Music Technology Emphasis prepares students to create and/or recreate music using the latest technology available.

NOTE: Students are confirmed in the Major in Commercial Music - Music Technology Emphasis (allowing them to take upper division coursework in this emphasis) after having successfully completed (a) MUK 1110 Introduction to Digital Musicianship  with a grade of B- or higher, and (b) an interview with the Coordinator of Music Technology. Typically this confirmation occurs during the sophomore year.

Course Requirements

Select one of the two following principals:

Voice Principal: 19 Hours

Keyboard and Instrumental Principals: 19 Hours

(Percussion principles take MBI 2010 Improvisation I  and MBI 2030 Ethnic Percussion )

Free Electives (assuming 43-hour General Education Core): 5 Hours