Organ: Technology, M.M.

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Minimum Total Hours (Non-Thesis): 32

Program Code: M724 Q483

Required Courses

Required Courses
Choose 6 hours in the following:6
Master's-Level Organ for Performance Majors 1
GRRE 5042Graduate Recital-Master of Music Degree 22
Core Courses
History and Technique of Organbuilding
MUTE 5453History and Technique of Organbuilding I3
MUTE 5463History and Technique of Organbuilding II3
MUTE 5471Internship in Organbuilding I1
MUTE 5472Internship in Organbuilding II2
Organ Literature
Choose two of the following:6
Organ Literature I: Renaissance and Baroque
Organ Literature II: 1750-1900
Organ Literature III: 1900-Present
Choose a graduate level MUSC or MULI course 33
Music Theory
Choose any graduate level MUTH course 43
Choose 3 hours as advised3
Total Credit Hours32

Organ majors must enroll in ORGN 5020 for at least three consecutive semesters. 


50 minutes: 30 minutes total public performance (solo 1/2 recital, area recitals, ensemble accompaniment, etc.) and 20 minutes total public presentation/lecture on a topic or project related to organ building. 


No coursework taken to remediate deficiencies determined by the student’s score on the Prelim Exam may be used to fulfill the Musicology requirement. It may, however, be used as elective credit, providing it is at the 5000- or 6000-level. 


Except for any Music Technology courses and MUTH 5811 and MUTH 5821.

General Requirements for all Master's Degrees

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 30 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.