The Bachelor of Science degree in General Music Education (K-12 Certification) is a professional program stressing competence in teaching the full range of vocal, instrumental, and general music from kindergarten through high school.
Requirements for Graduation:
To be eligible for graduation, students majoring in General Music Education must complete all program requirements including a minimum of 135 credits, achieve a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or higher, satisfy the College’s residency requirement, and complete the General Education Requirements of the College. Courses used to complete General Education Requirements may not be taken on a pass/fail basis. In addition, students majoring in General Music Education must earn a minimum grade of 2.0 in each required music course.
Students majoring in General Music Education must achieve a grade of 3.0 or higher in each of the following six courses—WRT102, WRT202, MAT111, a second math course (MAT105 or higher), EDU 200 , and EDU 210 . Students seeking certification in General Music Education will be required to have a minimum of 150 hours of Field Experience prior to the student teaching semester and meet specific requirements as noted in the Certification Requirements section in the Department of Education.