Bachelor of Music in Music Theatre: Piano Primary Track (123 credits)

Choirs and Conducting 12
CR-501 University Chorale (4 Semesters) 4
  Ensemble (2 Semesters) *1 2
CR-215 Fundamentals of Conducting 3
CR-315 Techniques of Conducting 3
Applied Music 23
PI-165/365 Piano Primary (8 Semesters) 16
VC-103/203 Voice Secondary (4 Semesters) *2 4
PI-513 Jazz Keyboard Improvisation 3
Theory and Music History 29

Theory I

MUS-110L Theory I Lab 1
MUS-111 Theory II 3
MUS-111L Theory II Lab 1
MUS-210 Theory III 3
MUS-211 Theory IV 3
MUS-105 Music History I 3
MUS-106 Music History II 3
MTR-120 History of American Musical Theatre 3
Choose two from the following (2 courses, 3 credits each)
MUS-210 is a prerequisite for all four courses.
TH-253 Orchestration  
TH-255 Songwriting  
TH-259 Electroacoustic Music  
TH-424 Choral and Instrumental Arranging  
Professional Studies: DANCE 3
MTR-109 Ballet I 1
MTR-209 Tap Dance I 1
MTR-309 Jazz Dance I 1
Professional Studies: ACTING 9
THE-107  Introduction to Acting 3
MTR-317 Auditions: Preparation & Techniques 3
MTR-492 Singing Actor: Musical Theatre 3
Professional Studies: MUSIC THEATRE 13
MTR-111  Music Theatre Lab (8 semesters) 0
MTR-251 Genres and Styles I 3
MTR-252 Genres and Styles II 3
MTR-253 Genres and Styles III 3
MTR-493 Musical Theatre Production 1
MTR-496 Workshop in Musical Theatre 3
School of Fine and Performing Arts General Education Requirements *3 33

Additional Requirements
Sophomore Review
Piano Juries
Senior Piano Recital


  1. Please see the Music Theater Director for a list of approved elective ensembles.
  2. Students completing fewer than four (4) semesters of secondary applied music study must make up the credits in free elective, in order to meet the minimum number 123 credits for graduation.
  3. Arts and Sciences course choices will be made available each year, following the guidelines of the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.
  4. Completion of French, German, Italian, or Latin II is required. Students exempted from one or more semesters of foreign language study must replace the missing credits with other Arts & Sciences electives.