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Undergraduate Catalog 2022-2023 
Undergraduate Catalog 2022-2023 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Songwriting, B.A./B.S.

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The SNG program is focused on the artistic craft and business aspects of professional songwriting. Students in the songwriting program complete either the B.S. or B.A. curriculum with a major in Songwriting and a minor in a career related discipline. The objective of the Songwriting program is to help the student develop his or her artistic craft while gaining a practical understanding of the business aspects of a songwriting career.

BELL Core Requirements: 53 Hours (minimum)

Technical Requirement:

Technical Requirements are courses identified by the program as required courses and will count in the BELL Core   or as General Electives.

Songwriting Major: 43 Hours

Minor: 18 Hours

General Electives: 14 Hours (minimum)

Total Required for the Program: 128 Hours

1 Theory placement test may determine placement into higher-level theory (e.g. MUT 1310 /MUT 1320 , Harmony I/II) where substitution will occur.

2 Although courses are options listed for the B.S. or B.A. General Education Fine Arts requirement, they do not fulfill the General Education and SNG music elective requirement simultaneously.

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