Program Requirements

The Music Theory minor cultivates talented undergraduate students through specialized study in music theory. Students take one advanced skills class and three advanced music theory seminars. Students complete the minor with a research paper on a topic chosen in consultation with the department chair and the instructor of a seminar in which they are enrolled.

Advanced Skills Class
PY.715.633Advanced Keyboard Skills - Piano Majors2
or PY.715.634 Adv Kybd Skills/Pianist
or PY.715.323 Ear Training 5
Music Theory Seminars
Select three Music Theory Seminars9
Capstone
PY.710.462Music Theory Minor Capstone1
Total Credits12