Music Theory, Master of Music
Minimum Total Hours (Thesis): 32
Program Code: M710
|MUS 5112||Bibliography and Research in Music||2|
|COMP 5000||Master's-Level Secondary Composition (2 hours; 1 semester)||2|
|MUTH 5813||Introduction to Schenkerian Analysis||3|
|MUTH 5823||Pedagogy of Music Theory||3|
|Choose one graduate level Music Theory course in common practice analysis||3|
|Choose one graduate level Music Theory course in 20th century analysis||3|
|Choose at least 6 of the hours from MUSC 5000 level courses||6|
|Choose 2-3 of the hours from either MUSC, COMP, or MUTH (excluding Music Technology courses)||2-3|
|Choose 3-4 additional hours||3-4|
|MUTH 5980||Research for Master's Thesis||4|
|Total Credit Hours||32|
The master’s degree requires the equivalent of at least two semesters of satisfactory graduate work and additional work as may be prescribed for the degree.
All coursework applied to the master’s degree must carry graduate credit.
Master’s degree programs which require a thesis consist of at least 30 credit hours. All non-thesis master’s degree programs require at least 32 credit hours.
Credit transferred from other institutions must meet specific criteria and is subject to certain limitations.
Courses completed through correspondence study may not be applied to the master’s degree.
To qualify for a graduate degree, students must achieve an overall grade point average of 3.0 or higher in the degree program coursework and in all resident graduate coursework attempted. A student must also have at least a 3.0 in all coursework (including undergraduate coursework if any).
Additional information for master's degree students may be found in the Graduate College Bulletin.