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Grand Valley State University    
2013-2014 Undergraduate & Graduate Catalog 
  Sep 19, 2018
2013-2014 Undergraduate & Graduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

Bachelor of Music Education

Students will be required to select one of two emphases: Choral/Vocal emphasis or Instrumental emphasis. Students must earn a minimum of 77 hours in music and 39 hours in professional education.

Vocal/choral majors normally will choose an applied emphasis in voice or keyboard. Instrumental majors normally will choose a standard band or orchestra instrument as their applied emphasis.

MUS Requirements Credits: 72-73 (3 are general education)

Certification Requirements Credits: 39 (3 are general education)

Requirements for Music, B.M.E

Music Literature and History (Credits: 12 - 3 are general education)

Keyboard Musicianship (Credits: 3 for Instrumental, 4 for Choral/Vocal)

Piano majors are exempt from this requirement

Music Education (Professional) Courses: (Credits: Instrumental 25, Choral/Vocal 24)

Ensembles (Credits: 7)

Instrumental Music Majors:

May be repeated for credit.

For students taking applied lessons in Wind, Brass, or Percussion, two must be 107.

Choral/Vocal Majors:

May be repeated for credit.

Music Program Description

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