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Liberal Studies Music Concentration


Credit Hours

General Education (see TBR Common Core )


University-Wide Freshman Seminar Requirement


Specific General Education Requirements: 3/9 Credit Hours

NOTE: MUS 1970 substitutes for a Humanities core course for music majors.  Therefore, for music majors, this course will count as part of the General Education Requirement (consisting of 41 credits).

  • Intermediate Foreign Language 6 (Required for the B.A. only)

Additional Major Requirements: 23 Credit Hours

  • *Student must complete a minor in another department.
  • *Student must consult with individual department for specific requirements.

Lower Division Major Requirements: 27 Credit Hours

  • MUS 1060 - Recital Attendance 0 (pass or fail) - eight semesters required.
  • MUS 1xxx Applied music - Individual Instruction 4 (Four semesters of 1-credit lessons).
  • MUS 1xxx Appropriate ensemble 4 (Four semesters of 1-credit major ensemble).  

Liberal Studies students must take the 3 credits of piano offerings. (*However, additional piano instruction may be needed in order to to satisfy piano proficiency requirement).


Upper Division Major Requirements: 30 Credit Hours


Students should take a literature class (as appropriate to the applied area) from the following list of options: