Skip to Navigation
Skip to main content
Grand Valley State University    
 
    
 
  Oct 20, 2017
 
2014-2015 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: 69-73 (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

Ensembles (Credits: 7-9)


Instrumental Music Majors:


May be repeated for credit.

Students taking applied lessons in wind, brass, or percussion must also take MUS 107 - Marching Band for 2 semesters.

Choral/Vocal Majors:


May be repeated for credit.

Music Program Description


Click here for the program description.