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  Oct 20, 2017
 
Xavier University Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog 2017-2018 
  
Xavier University Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog 2017-2018

Music Education, B.S.


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Requirements for the Music Education Major (Pre-K to 12)


Core Curriculum Requirements:


39 credit hours in addition to the requirements for the major (see Undergraduate Core Curriculum  in the Catalog).

Major Requirements:


95 credit hours, as follows

7 hours of Private Lessons from:


9 hours of student teaching and seminar for certification from:


Additional Requirements:


  • Pass applied music examination at the end of each semester of private lessons..
  • Present a recital or write a thesis in major area of concentration during the senior year.
  • Recital attendance (minimum of 49 recitals, 7 each semester of MUSC 199).

Note(s):


  • A 2.000 cumulative average must be attained in the music and education courses.
  • Students are admitted to the degree programs based upon their musicality and musical literacy rather than on performance accomplishments. Musical background and proficiency in an applied instrument/voice will determine placement within the department.
  • For a copy of Policies and Guidelines, contact the Department of Music.

TOTAL Minimum Hours Required for Degree: 134 Credit Hours


B.S. Music Education


This schedule serves as a guideline for progress toward a degree. See your academic advisor.

The downloadable engagement plan for this degree includes the schedule below in tabular form.

Freshman Year


Sophomore Year


Junior Year


First Semester


Total (18)

Total (18)

Senior Year


First Semester


Total (19)

Total (12)

Scheduling Notes:


  • EDMS 471, Student Teaching and Seminar (9 credit hours) is required for state licensure.
  • The number of required courses will increase if the 5 “flag” requirements (ERS, Diversity, Writing, Oral, and Quantitative) are not fulfilled by courses in the core or major.

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