Music, Minor

For acceptance into the Music minor program, all Music minors should contact a music faculty member for specific information.

Minor Requirements
MUS 110Public Performance Studies 10
MUS 160Piano Competency, Minor Level0
MUS 170Foundations of Aural Theory2
MUS 172Music Theory I3
MUS 174Music Theory II2
MUS 174LMusic Theory Lab II1
Applied Lessons
MUS 2XXPrimary Lessons or Applied Voice6
Music History
MUS 381Music History: Medieval through Baroque3
or MUS 382 Music History: Classic-20th Century
Major Ensembles 2
Select at least 3 credits of the following:3
Jazz Band
Symphonic Chamber Winds
Southwest Minnesota Orchestra
Music Electives
MUS XXXChoose any Music Courses numbered 100-4993
Total Credits23

Students must enroll and pass 3 semesters to meet the minor requirements.


Minimum of 3 semesters required.

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