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2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog 
2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Music, BM (44-472) - Piano Option (MU04) (even year start plan) (4 Year Guide)

This guide is valid for this Undergraduate Catalog only and is subject to change. This guide is a recommendation only and your actual program may vary. The time it takes to complete a degree and the sequence in which courses are taken will depend on any credits transferred to UCM and on placement in math and writing. See the current Undergraduate Catalog for a complete listing of academic policies, curriculum, prerequisites, and course descriptions.

Suggested Schedule

Freshman Year - Fall Semester

Semester Total: 14 Hours

Semester Total: 16 Hours

Sophomore Year - Fall Semester

Semester Total: 17 Hours

Semester Total: 15 Hours

Junior Year - Fall Semester

Semester Total: 17 Hours

Junior Year - Spring Semester

Semester Total: 14 Hours

Senior Year - Fall Semester

Semester Total: 16 Hours

Senior Year - Spring Semester

Semester Total: 11 Hours

Music Major (Piano Option - even year start), BM Degree - 120 Hours

  • + MUS 1100  with a grade of C or better may be required as a prerequisite to MUS 1111  if the student does not pass this course by the admission examination. Students who don’t take MUS 1100  will need an additional 3 hours of free choice elective to reach 120 hours for graduation.
  • * This course is only offered during the semester listed.
  • ** For the four required hours of MUS Electives in the Area seek advice from your faculty advisor.
  • 10 This course fulfills Competency 10 - Integration in the General Education program. The hours count in the major, not in general education.
  • To satisfy the General Education Assessment (GEA) Policy, students must take the GEA after they earn 60 credit hours but before earning 75 credit hours. Transfer students who have more than 60 hours earned should take the exam during their second semester at UCM. Students must achieve a passing score of 425 to meet graduation requirements. Students may register for the GEA through MyCentral. Contact UCM Testing Services (HUM 216, 660-543-4919, testingservices@ucmo.edu) for more information.