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2011-2012 University Catalogue 
2011-2012 University Catalogue [Archived Catalogue]

Diploma in Music in Jazz Studies-Composition

Program Total Credits: 104

This four-year program is designed primarily for students who wish take the entire musical portion of the undergraduate curriculum without liberal arts courses. Students wishing to transfer from this program to the bachelor’s degree program may apply to do so in any year of their matriculation. They will be required to obtain the approval of both the Director of the School of Music and the Dean of Liberal Arts. The Diploma program is ideal for students who have already earned a degree in a field other than music but who want the benefit of a complete undergraduate training and education in music.

Freshman Year Credits: 24

Sophomore Year Credits: 27

Spring Credits: 14

Junior Year Credits: 26

Spring Credits: 12

Senior Year Credits: 26


Senior Recital may be completed either semester.

All composition majors are required to successfully complete 2 credits of

 , which may be taken as ensemble or elective credits.