These requirements are for students who matriculated in academic year 2023-2024. Students who matriculated prior to fall 2023 should refer to the Archives to view the requirements for their Bulletin year.

Summary of Requirements

The Bachelor of Science in Music Technology is conferred upon a student by recommendation of the faculty and upon the satisfactory completion of a minimum of 124 credits.

University Requirements

  • All students are required to complete the university's General Education (GenEd) curriculum.
  • All students must take a minimum of two writing-intensive courses. The specific writing-intensive courses required for the major are MUST 3196 and either MUST 3696 or MUST 3796.

Program Requirements

General Education courses32
Music Theory
MUST 1711Theory I4
MUST 1712Theory II4
MUST 2711Theory III4
MUST 2712Theory IV4
Secondary Piano
MUSC 1405Secondary Piano for Music Majors1
MUSC 1406Secondary Piano for Music Majors1
MUSC 2405Secondary Piano for Music Majors1
MUSC 2406Secondary Piano for Music Majors1
MUSC 2323Basic Conducting1
MUSC 2324Conducting Intermediate1
MUST 3713Orchestration3
Music History
MUST 2703Music in History3
MUST 2704Music in History3
MUST 3196History of Pop3
MUST 3696Music in History3
or MUST 3796 Music in History
Music Technology
MUST 3763Analog and Modular Sound Synthesis3
MUST 3764Scoring for Film and Digital Media3
MUST 3765Scoring and Audio Design for Video Games3
MUST 4711Computers in Musical Applications3
MUST 4712Computer Synthesis of Music3
MUST 4713Sound Recording3
MUST 4714Sound Editing3
MUST 4730Electronic Music Ensemble (Take 3 times for a total of 3 credits)3
MUST 4882Project in Music Technology3
Music Technology Elective Courses
Select at least one music course from the following list:3
MUST 4706
Live Recording and Mixing for Broadcast
MUST 4707
Computer Programming for Musicians
MUST 4719
MUST 4721
Computer Music Studio
MUST 4724
Printing Music Scores and Parts
MUST 4725
Advanced Audio Production
MUST 4727
Electronic Music Composition: Practice, History, Theory
MUST 4732
Programming in Max
MUST 4780
Special Topics Music Studies
MUST 4785
Music Industry Internship
MUST 4786
Music Industry Internship
Mathematics Courses (prerequisite for Computer Science courses)
MATH 1021College Algebra 14
MATH 1022Precalculus 14
Computer Science Courses (counted as part of the major)
CIS 1051Introduction to Problem Solving and Programming in Python4
CIS 1068Program Design and Abstraction4
CIS 2229Architecture, Operating Systems and Networking4
Pending a successful audition for the respective department, students may select any combination of the following ensembles at 1 credit each for a total of 2 credits. In subsequent semesters, up to 3 additional credits of ensemble (counted as General Studies Electives) may be taken with re-audiiton and departmental permission for a grand total of up to 5 credits of ensemble at 1 credit each.2
MUSC 3100
Small Jazz Ensemble
MUSC 3110
Large Jazz Ensemble
MUSC 3300
Choral Ensemble
MUSC 3510
Marching Band
MUSC 4300
Concert Choir
MUSC 4500
Instrumental Ensemble
MUSC 4510
Instrumental Ensemble
MUSC 4520
MUST 4700
Latin Amer Mus Ensemble
MUST 4710
Early Music Ensemble
General Studies Elective 23
Total Credit Hours124

Students placing beyond this level of mathematics through Placement Testing may take any course with advisor permission as an elective in lieu of this course.


Electives may be selected in any academic discipline.