Jun 16, 2024  
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog 
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Performance (Instrumental) (BA Degree)

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The major Bachelor of Arts in Performance (Instrumental) consists of 67 hours and does not require a minor  A minimum grade of “C” must be earned in all courses listed under Major Studies and Area Specific Studies, with the exception of Studio Lessons, where a minimum grade of “B” must be earned.

Note: Concert Attendance (MUSI 001) is required any term the student is taking Studio Lessons.

Performance (Instrumental) (67 hours) + Liberal Arts Core (47 hours)

Liberal Arts Core (47 hours)

Area Specific Studies: Instrumental Performance (35 hours)

  •     (14 hours)
    (8 semesters of Studio Lessons required including 4 semesters at the 400 level)
  •   (7 hours)
    (or if Piano Major, Secondary Performance area)
  •    (8 hours)
  • Foreign Language (6 hours)
    Foreign Languages must represent three hours each of two different foreign languages and may be selected from Spanish, French, German or Italian. Students must take a placement exam.


All students must have at least 125 hours to graduate. Students who took MATH 099 or ENGL 099 will need at least 129 hours to graduate. Full Bridge students will need at least 133 hours. Students must meet the Residency Requirements  described in this catalog. 

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