A minimum of 21 credit hours of mathematics including:

MUS 141 Elementary Harmony 2 HRS.
MUS 142 Elementary Harmony 2 HRS.
MUS 143 Elementary Sight Singing and Ear Training   1 HRS.
MUS 144 Elementary Sight Singing and Ear Training   1 HRS.
MUS 225 Survey of Musical Literature 3 HRS.
MUS 251 Basic Conducting 2 HRS.
MUS 355
or
Elementary Music Methods and Curriculum 3 HRS.
MUS 356 Secondary Music Methods 2 HRS.
MUS 357
or
Instrumental Conducting 2 HRS.
MUS 358 Choral Conducting 2 HRS.

Plus four credit hours of applied lessons, two credit hours of instrument classes (MUS 113-120) and participation in at least one major music ensemble each semester. Piano class is required if the candidate shows insufficient keyboard background in piano.