Music--Teacher preparation--Grades PK-12 Choral/Vocal (B.A.)

Departmental Requirements:
Music Core (22)
MUSC 203 Lyric Diction (3)
MUSC 225 Introduction to Music Education (3)
MUSC 226 Elementary Music Methods (2)
MUSC 303 Conducting I (2)
MUSC 304 Conducting II – Choral Methods (2)
MUSC 325 Junior Recital/Research Project (.5)
Primary Instrument (6)
Secondary Instrument (3)
Ensemble (3.5)
Total 47
Additional Requirement: 
MATH 120 or above (3-4)

All music majors must demonstrate keyboard proficiency through examination and/or coursework before graduation. Those music students who do not have any background in piano will be required to enroll in piano classes until the requirement is fulfilled.

Licensure Requirements:
EDUC 114 Introduction to Education (1)
EDUC 115 Early Field Experience (.5)
EDUC 115 Early Field Experience .5
EDUC 305 Human Growth and Development (3)
EDUC 320 Technology and Instructional Design (3)
EDUC 370 Survey of Exceptional Children (3)
EDUC 440 Seminar: Teaching in Secondary School (2)
EDUC 441 Supervised Teaching in Secondary School (10)
EDUC 445 Foundations of Education (3)
EDUC 449 Reading, Writing and Instruction in Content Areas (3)
EDUC 450 Curriculum and Instruction in Secondary School (3)
Total 32
Additional Requirements
One course from: (3)
HIST 111 American History to 1861*
HIST 112 American History since 1862*
Laboratory Science* (4)
STAT 161 Introduction to Statistics** (4)
Recommended
One course from: (3)
HHP 231 Personal Health
HHP 232 School and Community Health
HHP 251 Safety Education
For middle school endorsement:
EDUC 401 Practicum in Education (2)

*Met as Modes of Inquiry Core Requirement.

**Statistics 161 is required in addition to the mathematics requirement in the major.

The student should select core courses to meet state licensure requirements while fulfilling college graduation requirements.

Education 440, 441, and 450 are taken in the professional semester.

Student Teaching is the senior project for teacher preparation.