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Grand Valley State University    
2018-2019 Undergraduate & Graduate Catalog 
    
 
  Nov 16, 2018
 
2018-2019 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 to 73 (three are general education)

Certification Requirements Credits: 39 (three are general education)

Requirements for Music, B.M.E


Music Literature and History (credits: 12, three are general education)


Keyboard Musicianship (credits: instrumental 3, choral/vocal 4)


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.