Department of Music and Performing Arts Professions

Dual BM/MM Program - Music Technology

Dual Program Requirements

Required Courses

In order to successfully complete the dual degree program in Music Technology students are expected to:

  • Complete the 128 credits required for the Bachelor’s degree by the end of the spring of their senior year
  • Pass at least four Master's level courses with a grade of C or better by the beginning of the fall of the fifth year. These courses will not count toward the 128 credits required for the Bachelor's degree, but will count towards the 32 credits required for the Master's degree
  • The 32 Master's program credits must include the following courses (13 credits): Fundamentals of Digital Signal Theory (3 credits) and laboratory (1 credit), Advanced Computer Music Composition (3 credits), a Graduate-level Cognate class (3 credits) and the Music Technology Colloquy (3 credits); and can include up to 1 credit of performance ensemble. If necessary, the thesis defense can be scheduled for the fall of the 6th year, as long as all other coursework has been completed