Music - School and Community Settings Concentration (B.Mus.)

This program prepares students to teach in private schools or enter other music or non-music related fields. It does not lead to certification for teaching in the New Jersey public schools.

For further information: Cali School of Music; Academic Program Information

Program Requirements Overview

General Education Requirements7
World Languages and Cultures Requirements3-6
Major Requirements91-95
Free Electives19-12
Total Credits120

Major Requirements

Core Music Requirements
Performance Courses
Course must be completed seven times, for a total of 14 credits.14
Applied Music
MUPR 139Performance Practicum (Complete 7 times.)0
MUPR 485Senior Recital: Music Education0
MUPR 335Elementary Conducting2
MUED 435Conducting for Music Educators2
Music Theory
MUCP 101Theory I3
MUCP 102Theory II3
MUCP 201Theory III3
MUCP 103Aural Skills I1
MUCP 104Aural Skills II1
MUCP 203Aural Skills III1
MUCP 204Aural Skills IV1
MUTC 101Music and Computer Technology I3
Music History
MUHS 106Diverse Worlds of Music3
MUHS 307Music in Time, Place and Ideas: Up to 17003
MUHS 308Music in Time, Place and Ideas: 1700-18903
MUHS 407Music in Time, Place and Ideas: 1890 to Present3
or MUHS 409 Honors - Music in Time, Place and Ideas: 1890 to Present
Educational Sequence
MUED 203Foundations of Music Education3
EDFD 200Psychological Foundations of Education3
or PSYC 200 Educational Psychology
SASE 210Public Purposes of Education: Democracy and Schooling3
MUED 320Music Classroom Methods I3
MUED 321Music Classroom Methods II3
MUED 419Choral Methods3
MUED 420Instrumental Methods3
Primary Instrument Requirement
Complete requirements for one Primary Instrument. See list below.24-28
Total Credits91-95

Primary Instrument Area

Guitar

Complete either the Classical Track or the Jazz Track

Classical Track
MSSN 101Keyboard Musicianship I1
MSSN 102Keyboard Musicianship II1
MSSN 203Keyboard Musicianship III1
MSSN 204Keyboard Musicianship IV1
MUEN 100Montclair State University Chorale (Complete 6 times.)3
Complete a total of 2 credits from the following:2
Montclair State University Singers
Opera Workshop
Collegium Musicum
Electronic Music Ensemble
Chamber Ensemble Performance: West African Drum and Dance Ensemble
Balkan Music Ensemble
Chamber Ensemble Performance
Jazz Ensemble
MUEN 120Band (Complete 2 times.)1
MUCP 202Theory IV3
MUPR 207Beginning Jazz Improvisation1
MUPR 411Jazz Pedagogy1
MSSN 111Secondary Instrument Voice I1
Complete 8 credits from the following:8
Instrumental Techniques: Strings I
Instrumental Techniques: Strings II
Marching Band Techniques
Instrumental Techniques: Brass I
Instrumental Techniques: Brass II
Percussion Instruments
Instrumental Techniques: Woodwinds I
Instrumental Techniques: Woodwinds II
Popular Music Techniques
MUCP 304Theory VI-Orchestration3
or MUPR 255 Problems of Performance
Total Credits27
Jazz Track
MSSN 101Keyboard Musicianship I1
MSSN 102Keyboard Musicianship II1
MUPR 210Jazz Keyboard2
MUEN 190Jazz Ensemble (Complete 6 times.)3
Complete a 1 credit from the following:1
Montclair State University Chorale
Montclair State University Singers
Opera Workshop
Collegium Musicum
Electronic Music Ensemble
Chamber Ensemble Performance: West African Drum and Dance Ensemble
Balkan Music Ensemble
Chamber Ensemble Performance
MUEN 100Montclair State University Chorale (Complete 2 times.)1
MUEN 120Band (Complete 2 times.)1
MUCP 250Jazz Theory I2
MUCP 355Jazz Arranging3
MUPR 411Jazz Pedagogy1
MSSN 111Secondary Instrument Voice I1
Complete 8 credits from the following:8
Instrumental Techniques: Strings I
Instrumental Techniques: Strings II
Marching Band Techniques
Instrumental Techniques: Brass I
Instrumental Techniques: Brass II
Percussion Instruments
Instrumental Techniques: Woodwinds I
Instrumental Techniques: Woodwinds II
Popular Music Techniques
MUGN 109Introduction to Jazz3
Total Credits28

Instrumental

Complete either the Classical Track or the Jazz Track

Classical Track
MSSN 101Keyboard Musicianship I1
MSSN 102Keyboard Musicianship II1
MSSN 203Keyboard Musicianship III1
MSSN 204Keyboard Musicianship IV1
Complete a total of 3 credits from the following:3
Orchestra
Band
Complete a total of 2 credits from the following:2
Montclair State University Singers
Opera Workshop
Collegium Musicum
Electronic Music Ensemble
Chamber Ensemble Performance: West African Drum and Dance Ensemble
Balkan Music Ensemble
Chamber Ensemble Performance
Jazz Ensemble
MUEN 100Montclair State University Chorale (Complete 2 times.)1
MUCP 202Theory IV3
MUPR 207Beginning Jazz Improvisation1
MUPR 411Jazz Pedagogy1
MSSN 111Secondary Instrument Voice I1
Complete 8 courses from the following:8
Instrumental Techniques: Strings I
Instrumental Techniques: Strings II
Marching Band Techniques
Instrumental Techniques: Brass I
Instrumental Techniques: Brass II
Percussion Instruments
Instrumental Techniques: Woodwinds I
Instrumental Techniques: Woodwinds II
Popular Music Techniques
MUCP 304Theory VI-Orchestration3
Total Credits27
MSSN 101Keyboard Musicianship I1
Jazz Track
MSSN 102Keyboard Musicianship II1
MUPR 210Jazz Keyboard2
MUEN 190Jazz Ensemble (Complete 6 times.)3
Complete 1 credits from the following:1
Orchestra
Band
Complete 1 credit from the following:1
Montclair State University Singers
Opera Workshop
Collegium Musicum
Electronic Music Ensemble
Chamber Ensemble Performance: West African Drum and Dance Ensemble
Balkan Music Ensemble
Chamber Ensemble Performance
MUEN 100Montclair State University Chorale (Complete 2 times.)1
MUCP 250Jazz Theory I2
MUCP 355Jazz Arranging3
MUPR 411Jazz Pedagogy1
MSSN 111Secondary Instrument Voice I1
Complete 8 courses from the following:8
Instrumental Techniques: Strings I
Instrumental Techniques: Strings II
Marching Band Techniques
Instrumental Techniques: Brass I
Instrumental Techniques: Brass II
Percussion Instruments
Instrumental Techniques: Woodwinds I
Instrumental Techniques: Woodwinds II
Popular Music Techniques
MUGN 109Introduction to Jazz3
Total Credits28

Keyboard

Complete either the Classical Track or the Jazz Track

Classical Track
MUCP 310Keyboard Harmony I1
MUCP 311Keyboard Harmony II1
MUEN 100Montclair State University Chorale (Complete 6 times.)3
Complete 2 credits from the following:2
Montclair State University Singers
Opera Workshop
Collegium Musicum
Electronic Music Ensemble
Chamber Ensemble Performance: West African Drum and Dance Ensemble
Chamber Ensemble Performance
Jazz Ensemble
MUEN 120Band (Complete 2 times.)1
MUCP 202Theory IV3
MUPR 207Beginning Jazz Improvisation1
MUPR 411Jazz Pedagogy1
MSSN 111Secondary Instrument Voice I1
Complete 7 credits from the following:7
Instrumental Techniques: Strings I
Instrumental Techniques: Strings II
Marching Band Techniques
Instrumental Techniques: Brass I
Instrumental Techniques: Brass II
Percussion Instruments
Instrumental Techniques: Woodwinds I
Instrumental Techniques: Woodwinds II
Popular Music Techniques
MUCP 304Theory VI-Orchestration3
or MUPR 255 Problems of Performance
Total Credits24
MSSN 101Keyboard Musicianship I1
MSSN 102Keyboard Musicianship II1
MUPR 210Jazz Keyboard2
MUEN 190Jazz Ensemble (Complete 6 times.)3
MUEN 100Montclair State University Chorale (Complete 4 times.)2
Complete 2 courses from the following:1
Montclair State University Singers
Opera Workshop
Collegium Musicum
Electronic Music Ensemble
Chamber Ensemble Performance: West African Drum and Dance Ensemble
Chamber Ensemble Performance
MUCP 250Jazz Theory I2
MUCP 355Jazz Arranging3
MUPR 411Jazz Pedagogy1
MSSN 111Secondary Instrument Voice I1
Complete 7 credits from the following:7
Instrumental Techniques: Strings I
Instrumental Techniques: Strings II
Marching Band Techniques
Instrumental Techniques: Brass I
Instrumental Techniques: Brass II
Percussion Instruments
Instrumental Techniques: Woodwinds I
Instrumental Techniques: Woodwinds II
Popular Music Techniques
MUGN 109Introduction to Jazz3
Total Credits27

Voice

Complete either the Classical Track or the Jazz Track

Classical Track
MUPR 130Introduction to Diction: English and Italian1
MUPR 131Diction Overview: German and French1
MSSN 101Keyboard Musicianship I1
MSSN 102Keyboard Musicianship II1
MSSN 203Keyboard Musicianship III1
MSSN 204Keyboard Musicianship IV1
MUEN 100Montclair State University Chorale (Complete 8 times.)4
Complete 2 courses from the following:1
Montclair State University Singers
Opera Workshop
Collegium Musicum
Electronic Music Ensemble
Chamber Ensemble Performance: West African Drum and Dance Ensemble
Balkan Music Ensemble
Chamber Ensemble Performance
MUEN 120Band (Complete 2 times.)1
MUCP 202Theory IV3
MUPR 207Beginning Jazz Improvisation1
MUPR 441Pedagogy Of The Voice3
Complete three courses from the following:3
Instrumental Techniques: Strings I
Instrumental Techniques: Strings II
Instrumental Techniques: Strings II
Instrumental Techniques: Brass I
Instrumental Techniques: Woodwinds I
Instrumental Techniques: Brass II
Instrumental Techniques: Woodwinds II
Instrumental Techniques: Woodwinds I
Instrumental Techniques: Woodwinds II
MUED 306Percussion Instruments1
MSSN 121Secondary Instrument Guitar I1
MUPR 200Vocal Coaching0
MUPR 255Problems of Performance3
Total Credits27
Jazz Track
MSSN 101Keyboard Musicianship I1
MSSN 102Keyboard Musicianship II1
MUPR 210Jazz Keyboard2
Complete six times for a total of 3 credits:3
Jazz Ensemble
Complete four times for a total of 2 credits:2
Montclair State University Chorale
Complete 1 credit from the following:1
Montclair State University Singers
Orchestra
Band
Opera Workshop
Collegium Musicum
Electronic Music Ensemble
Chamber Ensemble Performance: West African Drum and Dance Ensemble
Balkan Music Ensemble
Chamber Ensemble Performance
MUCP 250Jazz Theory I2
MUCP 355Jazz Arranging3
MUPR 411Jazz Pedagogy1
Complete four courses from the following:4
Instrumental Techniques: Strings I
Instrumental Techniques: Strings II
Instrumental Techniques: Brass I
Instrumental Techniques: Brass II
Instrumental Techniques: Woodwinds I
Instrumental Techniques: Woodwinds II
Popular Music Techniques
MUED 306Percussion Instruments1
MSSN 121Secondary Instrument Guitar I1
MUGN 109Introduction to Jazz3
Total Credits25

General Education Requirements

Click here for a list of courses that fulfill General Education categories.

A. New Student Seminar
MUGN 199Freshman Seminar for Music Majors1
C. Communication
1. Writing 3
2. Literature3
G. Computer Science
Music and Computer Technology I (Fulfilled in the major.)
Total Credits7

World Languages and Cultures Requirements

Click here for a list of courses that fulfill World Languages and Cultures categories.

World Languages
Based on placement exam complete one or two sequential courses in one language.3-6
World Cultures
Diverse Worlds of Music (Fulfilled in the major.)
Total Credits3-6

Recommended Roadmap to Degree Completion

This recommended four-year plan is provided as an outline for students to follow in order to complete their degree requirements within four years.  This plan is a recommendation and students should only use it in consultation with their academic advisor.

Guitar Primary

Classical Track

Plan of Study Grid
First Year
FallCredits
MUSI 499 Applied Music 2
MUPR 139 Performance Practicum 0
MUGN 199 Freshman Seminar for Music Majors 1
MUCP 101 Theory I 3
MUCP 103 Aural Skills I 1
MSSN 101 Keyboard Musicianship I 1
MSSN 111 Secondary Instrument Voice I 1
MUEN 100 Montclair State University Chorale 0.5
MUHS 106
Diverse Worlds of Music
or Music and Computer Technology I
3
WRIT 105 College Writing I 3
 Credits15.5
Spring
MUSI 499 Applied Music 2
MUPR 139 Performance Practicum 0
MUCP 102 Theory II 3
MUCP 104 Aural Skills II 1
MSSN 102 Keyboard Musicianship II 1
MUEN 100 Montclair State University Chorale 0.5
MUEN - Ensemble 0.5
MUTC 101
Music and Computer Technology I
or Diverse Worlds of Music
3
EDFD 200 Psychological Foundations of Education 3
GENERAL EDUCATION (C2) Literature 3
 Credits17
Second Year
Fall
MUSI 499 Applied Music 2
MUPR 139 Performance Practicum 0
MUCP 201 Theory III 3
MUCP 203 Aural Skills III 1
MSSN 203 Keyboard Musicianship III 1
MUEN 100 Montclair State University Chorale 0.5
MUEN - Ensemble 0.5
MUED - Techniques Class 1 1
MUHS 307 Music in Time, Place and Ideas: Up to 1700 3
MUED 203 Foundations of Music Education 3
 Credits15
Spring
MUSI 499 Applied Music 2
MUPR 139 Performance Practicum 0
MUCP 202 Theory IV 3
MUCP 204 Aural Skills IV 1
MSSN 204 Keyboard Musicianship IV 1
MUEN 100 Montclair State University Chorale 0.5
MUEN - Ensemble 0.5
MUED - Techniques class 2 1
MUED - Techniques class 3 1
MUHS 308 Music in Time, Place and Ideas: 1700-1890 3
SASE 210 Public Purposes of Education: Democracy and Schooling 3
 Credits16
Third Year
Fall
MUSI 499 Applied Music 2
MUPR 139 Performance Practicum 0
MUCP 304
Theory VI-Orchestration
or Elementary Conducting
3
MUEN 100 Montclair State University Chorale 0.5
MUEN - Ensemble 0.5
MUEN 120 Band 0.5
MUPR 207 Beginning Jazz Improvisation 1
MUED - Techniques Class 4 1
MUED - Techniques Class 5 1
MUHS 407
Music in Time, Place and Ideas: 1890 to Present
or Honors - Music in Time, Place and Ideas: 1890 to Present
3
Music Elective 3
 Credits15.5
Spring
MUSI 499 Applied Music 2
MUPR 139 Performance Practicum 0
MUPR 255 Problems of Performance 3
MUED 435 Conducting for Music Educators 2
MUEN 100 Montclair State University Chorale 0.5
MUEN 120 Band 0.5
MUPR 411 Jazz Pedagogy 1
MUED - Techniques class 6 1
Music Elective 3
Music Elective 3
 Credits16
Fourth Year
Fall
MUSI 499 Applied Music 2
MUPR 139 Performance Practicum 0
MUPR 485 Senior Recital: Music Education 0
MUED 320 Music Classroom Methods I 3
MUED 419 Choral Methods 3
MUED - Techniques Class 7 1
Music Elective 1
World Language 1 3
 Credits13
Spring
MUED 321 Music Classroom Methods II 3
MUED 420 Instrumental Methods 3
MUED - Techniques class 8 1
Muisc Elective 3
World Language 2 3
 Credits13
 Total Credits121

Jazz Track

Plan of Study Grid
First Year
FallCredits
MUSI 499 Applied Music 2
MUPR 139 Performance Practicum 0
MUGN 199 Freshman Seminar for Music Majors 1
MUCP 101 Theory I 3
MUCP 103 Aural Skills I 1
MSSN 101 Keyboard Musicianship I 1
MSSN 111 Secondary Instrument Voice I 1
MUEN 190 Jazz Ensemble 0.5
MUHS 106
Diverse Worlds of Music
or Music and Computer Technology I
3
WRIT 105 College Writing I 3
 Credits15.5
Spring
MUSI 499 Applied Music 2
MUPR 139 Performance Practicum 0
MUCP 102 Theory II 3
MUCP 104 Aural Skills II 1
MSSN 102 Keyboard Musicianship II 1
MUEN 100 Montclair State University Chorale 0.5
MUEN - Ensemble 0.5
MUTC 101
Music and Computer Technology I
or Diverse Worlds of Music
3
EDFD 200 Psychological Foundations of Education 3
GENERAL EDUCATION (C2) Literature 3
 Credits17
Second Year
Fall
MUSI 499 Applied Music 2
MUPR 139 Performance Practicum 0
MUCP 201 Theory III 3
MUCP 203 Aural Skills III 1
MUEN 190 Jazz Ensemble 0.5
MUEN - Ensemble 0.5
MUED - Techniques Class 1 1
MUHS 307 Music in Time, Place and Ideas: Up to 1700 3
MUED 203 Foundations of Music Education 3
 Credits14
Spring
MUSI 499 Applied Music 2
MUPR 139 Performance Practicum 0
MUCP 202 Theory IV 3
MUCP 204 Aural Skills IV 1
MSSN 204 Keyboard Musicianship IV 1
MUEN 100 Montclair State University Chorale 0.5
MUEN - Ensemble 0.5
MUED - Techniques class 2 1
MUED - Techniques class 3 1
MUHS 308 Music in Time, Place and Ideas: 1700-1890 3
SASE 210 Public Purposes of Education: Democracy and Schooling 3
 Credits16
Third Year
Fall
MUSI 499 Applied Music 2
MUPR 139 Performance Practicum 0
MUCP 250 Jazz Theory I 2
MUEN 100 Montclair State University Chorale 0.5
MUEN - Ensemble 0.5
MUEN 190 Jazz Ensemble 0.5
MUEN - Ensemble 0.5
MUHS 407
Music in Time, Place and Ideas: 1890 to Present
or Honors - Music in Time, Place and Ideas: 1890 to Present
3
MUED - Techniques Class 4 1
MUED - Techniques Class 5 1
Music Elective 3
 Credits14
Spring
MUSI 499 Applied Music 2
MUPR 139 Performance Practicum 0
MUPR 255 Problems of Performance 3
MUED 435 Conducting for Music Educators 2
MUEN 100 Montclair State University Chorale 0.5
MUEN 120 Band 0.5
MUPR 411 Jazz Pedagogy 1
MUED - Techniques class 6 1
Music Elective 3
Music Elective 3
 Credits16
Fourth Year
Fall
MUSI 499 Applied Music 2
MUPR 139 Performance Practicum 0
MUPR 485 Senior Recital: Music Education 0
MUCP 355 Jazz Arranging 3
MUED 320 Music Classroom Methods I 3
MUED 419 Choral Methods 3
Music Elective 1
World Language 1 3
 Credits15
Spring
MUED 321 Music Classroom Methods II 3
MUED 420 Instrumental Methods 3
MUED - Techniques class 8 1
Muisc Elective 3
World Language 2 3
 Credits13
 Total Credits120.5

Instrument Primary

Classical Track

Plan of Study Grid
First Year
FallCredits
MUSI 499 Applied Music 2
MUPR 139 Performance Practicum 0
MUGN 199 Freshman Seminar for Music Majors 1
MSSN 111 Secondary Instrument Voice I 1
MUCP 101 Theory I 3
MUCP 103 Aural Skills I 1
MSSN 101 Keyboard Musicianship I 1
MUEN 110
Orchestra
or Band
0.5
MUHS 106
Diverse Worlds of Music
or Music and Computer Technology I
3
GENERAL EDUCATION: (C1) Writing 3
 Credits15.5
Spring
MUSI 499 Applied Music 2
MUPR 139 Performance Practicum 0
MUCP 102 Theory II 3
MUCP 104 Aural Skills II 1
MSSN 102 Keyboard Musicianship II 1
MUEN 110
Orchestra
or Band
0.5
MUTC 101
Music and Computer Technology I
or Diverse Worlds of Music
3
EDFD 200 Psychological Foundations of Education 3
GENERAL EDUCATION: (C2) Literature 3
 Credits16.5
Second Year
Fall
MUSI 499 Applied Music 2
MUPR 139 Performance Practicum 0
MUCP 201 Theory III 3
MUCP 203 Aural Skills III 1
MSSN 203 Keyboard Musicianship III 1
MUEN 110
Orchestra
or Band
0.5
Ensemble 0.5
Techniques Class 1 1
MUHS 307 Music in Time, Place and Ideas: Up to 1700 3
MUED 203 Foundations of Music Education 3
 Credits15
Spring
MUSI 499 Applied Music 2
MUPR 139 Performance Practicum 0
MUCP 202 Theory IV 3
MUCP 204 Aural Skills IV 1
MSSN 204 Keyboard Musicianship IV 1
MUEN 110
Orchestra
or Band
0.5
Ensemble 0.5
MUHS 308 Music in Time, Place and Ideas: 1700-1890 3
Techniques Class 2 1
Techniques Class 3 1
SASE 210 Public Purposes of Education: Democracy and Schooling 3
 Credits16
Third Year
Fall
MUSI 499 Applied Music 2
MUPR 139 Performance Practicum 0
MUCP 304 Theory VI-Orchestration 3
MUPR 335 Elementary Conducting 2
MUEN 110
Orchestra
or Band
0.5
MUEN 100 Montclair State University Chorale 0.5
MUPR 207 Beginning Jazz Improvisation 1
Techniques Class 4 1
MUHS 407
Music in Time, Place and Ideas: 1890 to Present
or Honors - Music in Time, Place and Ideas: 1890 to Present
3
Free Elective 3
 Credits16
Spring
MUSI 499 Applied Music 2
MUPR 139 Performance Practicum 0
MUED 435 Conducting for Music Educators 2
MUEN 110
Orchestra
or Band
0.5
MUEN 100 Montclair State University Chorale 0.5
MUPR 411 Jazz Pedagogy 1
Techniques Class 5 1
Techniques Class 6 1
Free Elective 3
Free Elective 3
 Credits14
Fourth Year
Fall
MUSI 499 Applied Music 2
MUPR 139 Performance Practicum 0
MUPR 485 Senior Recital: Music Education 0
MUED 320 Music Classroom Methods I 3
MUED 419 Choral Methods 3
Ensemble 0.5
Techniques Class 7 1
Music Elective 1
World Language 1 3
 Credits13.5
Spring
MUED 321 Music Classroom Methods II 3
MUED 420 Instrumental Methods 3
Techniques Class 8 1
Ensemble 0.5
Free Elective 3
World Language 2 3
 Credits13.5
 Total Credits120

Jazz Track

Plan of Study Grid
First Year
FallCredits
MUSI 499 Applied Music 2
MUPR 139 Performance Practicum 0
MUGN 199 Freshman Seminar for Music Majors 1
MUCP 101 Theory I 3
MUCP 103 Aural Skills I 1
MSSN 111 Secondary Instrument Voice I 1
MSSN 101 Keyboard Musicianship I 1
MUEN 190 Jazz Ensemble 0.5
MUHS 106
Diverse Worlds of Music
or Introduction to Jazz
3
GENERAL EDUCATION: (C1) Writing 3
 Credits15.5
Spring
MUSI 499 Applied Music 2
MUPR 139 Performance Practicum 0
MUCP 102 Theory II 3
MUCP 104 Aural Skills II 1
MSSN 102 Keyboard Musicianship II 1
MUEN 190 Jazz Ensemble 0.5
MUGN 109
Introduction to Jazz
or Diverse Worlds of Music
3
EDFD 200 Psychological Foundations of Education 3
GENERAL EDUCATION: (C2) Literature 3
 Credits16.5
Second Year
Fall
MUSI 499 Applied Music 2
MUPR 139 Performance Practicum 0
MUCP 201 Theory III 3
MUCP 203 Aural Skills III 1
MUEN 190 Jazz Ensemble 0.5
MUEN 110
Orchestra
or Band
0.5
Techniques Class 1 1
MUHS 307 Music in Time, Place and Ideas: Up to 1700 3
MUED 203 Foundations of Music Education 3
 Credits14
Spring
MUSI 499 Applied Music 2
MUPR 139 Performance Practicum 0
MUCP 204 Aural Skills IV 1
MUPR 210 Jazz Keyboard 2
MUEN 190 Jazz Ensemble 0.5
Techniques Class 2 1
Techniques Class 3 1
MUEN 110
Orchestra
or Band
0.5
MUHS 308 Music in Time, Place and Ideas: 1700-1890 3
SASE 210 Public Purposes of Education: Democracy and Schooling 3
 Credits14
Third Year
Fall
MUSI 499 Applied Music 2
MUPR 139 Performance Practicum 0
MUCP 250 Jazz Theory I 2
MUPR 335 Elementary Conducting 2
MUEN 100 Montclair State University Chorale 0.5
MUEN 190 Jazz Ensemble 0.5
MUEN - Ensemble 0.5
MUHS 407
Music in Time, Place and Ideas: 1890 to Present
or Honors - Music in Time, Place and Ideas: 1890 to Present
3
Music Elective 3
Free Elective 1
 Credits14.5
Spring
MUSI 499 Applied Music 2
MUPR 139 Performance Practicum 0
MUED 435 Conducting for Music Educators 2
MUEN 100 Montclair State University Chorale 0.5
MUEN 190 Jazz Ensemble 0.5
MUPR 411 Jazz Pedagogy 1
Techniques Class 4 1
Techniques Class 5 1
Free Elective 3
Free Elective 2
 Credits13
Fourth Year
Fall
MUSI 499 Applied Music 2
MUPR 139 Performance Practicum 0
MUPR 485 Senior Recital: Music Education 0
MUCP 355 Jazz Arranging 3
MUED 320 Music Classroom Methods I 3
MUED 419 Choral Methods 3
Techniques Class 6 1
World Language 1 3
 Credits15
Spring
MUED 321 Music Classroom Methods II 3
MUED 420 Instrumental Methods 3
Techniques Class 7 1
Techniques Class 8 1
Ensemble 0.5
World Language 2 3
MUTC 101 Music and Computer Technology I 3
Free Elective 3
 Credits17.5
 Total Credits120

Keyboard Primary

Classical Track

Plan of Study Grid
First Year
FallCredits
MUSI 499 Applied Music 2
MUPR 139 Performance Practicum 0
MUGN 199 Freshman Seminar for Music Majors 1
MUCP 101 Theory I 3
MUCP 103 Aural Skills I 1
MSSN 111 Secondary Instrument Voice I 1
MUEN 100 Montclair State University Chorale 0.5
MUHS 106
Diverse Worlds of Music
or Music and Computer Technology I
3
GENERAL EDUCATION: (C1) Writing 3
 Credits14.5
Spring
MUSI 499 Applied Music 2
MUPR 139 Performance Practicum 0
MUCP 102 Theory II 3
MUCP 104 Aural Skills II 1
MSSN 102 Keyboard Musicianship II 1
MUEN 100 Montclair State University Chorale 0.5
MUTC 101
Music and Computer Technology I
or Diverse Worlds of Music
3
EDFD 200 Psychological Foundations of Education 3
GENERAL EDUCATION: (C2) Literature 3
 Credits16.5
Second Year
Fall
MUSI 499 Applied Music 2
MUPR 139 Performance Practicum 0
MUCP 201 Theory III 3
MUCP 203 Aural Skills III 1
MUCP 310 Keyboard Harmony I 1
MUEN 100 Montclair State University Chorale 0.5
Ensemble 0.5
Techniques Class 1 1
MUHS 307 Music in Time, Place and Ideas: Up to 1700 3
MUED 203 Foundations of Music Education 3
 Credits15
Spring
MUSI 499 Applied Music 2
MUPR 139 Performance Practicum 0
MUCP 202 Theory IV 3
MUCP 204 Aural Skills IV 1
MUCP 311 Keyboard Harmony II 1
MUEN 100 Montclair State University Chorale 0.5
Ensemble 0.5
Techniques Class 2 1
Techniques Class 3 1
MUHS 308 Music in Time, Place and Ideas: 1700-1890 3
SASE 210 Public Purposes of Education: Democracy and Schooling 3
 Credits16
Third Year
Fall
MUSI 499 Applied Music 2
MUPR 139 Performance Practicum 0
MUPR 335 Elementary Conducting 2
MUEN 120 Band 0.5
MUEN 100 Montclair State University Chorale 0.5
MUPR 207 Beginning Jazz Improvisation 1
Techniques Class 4 1
MUHS 407
Music in Time, Place and Ideas: 1890 to Present
or Honors - Music in Time, Place and Ideas: 1890 to Present
3
Music Elective 3
Music Elective 3
 Credits16
Spring
MUSI 499 Applied Music 2
MUPR 139 Performance Practicum 0
MUCP 304
Theory VI-Orchestration
or Problems of Performance
3
MUED 435 Conducting for Music Educators 2
MUEN 120 Band 0.5
MUEN 100 Montclair State University Chorale 0.5
MUPR 411 Jazz Pedagogy 1
Techniques Class 5 1
Music Elective 3
Free Elective 2
 Credits15
Fourth Year
Fall
MUSI 499 Applied Music 2
MUPR 139 Performance Practicum 0
MUPR 485 Senior Recital: Music Education 0
MUED 320 Music Classroom Methods I 3
MUED 419 Choral Methods 3
Ensemble 0.5
Techniques Class 6 1
Music Elective 1
World Language 1 3
 Credits13.5
Spring
MUED 321 Music Classroom Methods II 3
MUED 420 Instrumental Methods 3
Techniques Class 7 1
MUEN - Ensemble 0.5
Music Elective 3
World Language 2 3
 Credits13.5
 Total Credits120

Jazz Track

Plan of Study Grid
First Year
FallCredits
MUSI 499 Applied Music 2
MUPR 139 Performance Practicum 0
MUGN 199 Freshman Seminar for Music Majors 1
MUCP 101 Theory I 3
MUCP 103 Aural Skills I 1
MSSN 111 Secondary Instrument Voice I 1
MSSN 101 Keyboard Musicianship I 1
MUEN 190 Jazz Ensemble 0.5
MUHS 106
Diverse Worlds of Music
or Introduction to Jazz
3
GENERAL EDUCATION: (C1) Writing 3
 Credits15.5
Spring
MUSI 499 Applied Music 2
MUPR 139 Performance Practicum 0
MUCP 102 Theory II 3
MUCP 104 Aural Skills II 1
MSSN 102 Keyboard Musicianship II 1
MUEN 190 Jazz Ensemble 0.5
MUGN 109
Introduction to Jazz
or Diverse Worlds of Music
3
EDFD 200 Psychological Foundations of Education 3
GENERAL EDUCATION: (C2) Literature 3
 Credits16.5
Second Year
Fall
MUSI 499 Applied Music 2
MUPR 139 Performance Practicum 0
MUCP 201 Theory III 3
MUCP 203 Aural Skills III 1
MUEN 190 Jazz Ensemble 0.5
MUEN 110
Orchestra
or Band
0.5
Techniques Class 1 1
MUHS 307 Music in Time, Place and Ideas: Up to 1700 3
MUED 203 Foundations of Music Education 3
 Credits14
Spring
MUSI 499 Applied Music 2
MUPR 139 Performance Practicum 0
MUCP 204 Aural Skills IV 1
MUPR 210 Jazz Keyboard 2
MUEN 190 Jazz Ensemble 0.5
Techniques Class 2 1
Techniques Class 3 1
MUEN 110
Orchestra
or Band
0.5
MUHS 308 Music in Time, Place and Ideas: 1700-1890 3
SASE 210 Public Purposes of Education: Democracy and Schooling 3
 Credits14
Third Year
Fall
MUSI 499 Applied Music 2
MUPR 139 Performance Practicum 0
MUCP 250 Jazz Theory I 2
MUPR 335 Elementary Conducting 2
MUEN 100 Montclair State University Chorale 0.5
MUEN 190 Jazz Ensemble 0.5
Ensemble 0.5
MUHS 407
Music in Time, Place and Ideas: 1890 to Present
or Honors - Music in Time, Place and Ideas: 1890 to Present
3
Music Elective 3
Music Elective 2
 Credits15.5
Spring
MUSI 499 Applied Music 2
MUPR 139 Performance Practicum 0
MUED 435 Conducting for Music Educators 2
MUEN 100 Montclair State University Chorale 0.5
MUEN 190 Jazz Ensemble 0.5
MUPR 411 Jazz Pedagogy 1
Techniques Class 4 1
Techniques Class 5 1
Music Elective 3
Music Elective 3
 Credits14
Fourth Year
Fall
MUSI 499 Applied Music 2
MUPR 139 Performance Practicum 0
MUPR 485 Senior Recital: Music Education 0
MUCP 355 Jazz Arranging 3
MUED 320 Music Classroom Methods I 3
MUED 419 Choral Methods 3
Techniques Class 6 1
World Language 1 3
 Credits15
Spring
MUED 321 Music Classroom Methods II 3
MUED 420 Instrumental Methods 3
Techniques Class 7 1
Ensemble 0.5
World Language 2 3
MUTC 101 Music and Computer Technology I 3
Free Elective 2
 Credits15.5
 Total Credits120

Voice Primary

Classical Track

Plan of Study Grid
First Year
FallCredits
MUSI 499 Applied Music 2
MUPR 139 Performance Practicum 0
MUGN 199 Freshman Seminar for Music Majors 1
MUCP 101 Theory I 3
MUCP 103 Aural Skills I 1
MUPR 130 Introduction to Diction: English and Italian 1
MSSN 101 Keyboard Musicianship I 1
MUEN 100 Montclair State University Chorale 0.5
MUHS 106
Diverse Worlds of Music
or Music and Computer Technology I
3
GENERAL EDUCATION: (C1) Writing 3
 Credits15.5
Spring
MUSI 499 Applied Music 2
MUPR 139 Performance Practicum 0
MUCP 102 Theory II 3
MUCP 104 Aural Skills II 1
MUEN 100 Montclair State University Chorale 0.5
MUPR 131 Diction Overview: German and French 1
MSSN 102 Keyboard Musicianship II 1
EDFD 200 Psychological Foundations of Education 3
GENERAL EDUCATION: (C2) Literature 3
 Credits14.5
Second Year
Fall
MUSI 499 Applied Music 2
MUPR 139 Performance Practicum 0
MUCP 201 Theory III 3
MUCP 203 Aural Skills III 1
MSSN 203 Keyboard Musicianship III 1
MSSN 101 Keyboard Musicianship I 1
MUEN 100 Montclair State University Chorale 0.5
Ensemble 0.5
MUHS 307 Music in Time, Place and Ideas: Up to 1700 3
MUED 203 Foundations of Music Education 3
 Credits15
Spring
MUSI 499 Applied Music 2
MUPR 139 Performance Practicum 0
MUCP 202 Theory IV 3
MUCP 204 Aural Skills IV 1
MSSN 204 Keyboard Musicianship IV 1
MUEN 100 Montclair State University Chorale 0.5
Ensemble 0.5
Techniques Class 1 1
MUHS 308 Music in Time, Place and Ideas: 1700-1890 3
SASE 210 Public Purposes of Education: Democracy and Schooling 3
 Credits15
Third Year
Fall
MUSI 499 Applied Music 2
MUPR 139 Performance Practicum 0
MUPR 335 Elementary Conducting 2
MUEN 120 Band 0.5
MUEN 100 Montclair State University Chorale 0.5
MUPR 207 Beginning Jazz Improvisation 1
Techniques Class 2 1
MUHS 407
Music in Time, Place and Ideas: 1890 to Present
or Honors - Music in Time, Place and Ideas: 1890 to Present
3
Music Elective 3
Music Elective 3
 Credits16
Spring
MUSI 499 Applied Music 2
MUPR 139 Performance Practicum 0
MUPR 255 Problems of Performance 3
MUED 435 Conducting for Music Educators 2
MUEN 120 Band 0.5
MUEN 100 Montclair State University Chorale 0.5
MUPR 441 Pedagogy Of The Voice 3
Techniques Class 3 1
MUTC 101
Music and Computer Technology I
or Diverse Worlds of Music
3
MUED 306 Percussion Instruments 1
 Credits16
Fourth Year
Fall
MUSI 499 Applied Music 2
MUPR 139 Performance Practicum 0
MUPR 200 Vocal Coaching 0
MUPR 485 Senior Recital: Music Education 0
MUED 320 Music Classroom Methods I 3
MUED 419 Choral Methods 3
Ensemble 0.5
Music Elective 1
World Language 1 3
 Credits12.5
Spring
MUED 321 Music Classroom Methods II 3
MUED 420 Instrumental Methods 3
Ensemble 0.5
Music Elective 3
Music Elective 3
World Language 2 3
 Credits15.5
 Total Credits120

Jazz Track

Plan of Study Grid
First Year
FallCredits
MUSI 499 Applied Music 2
MUPR 139 Performance Practicum 0
MUGN 199 Freshman Seminar for Music Majors 1
MUCP 101 Theory I 3
MUCP 103 Aural Skills I 1
MUPR 130 Introduction to Diction: English and Italian 1
MSSN 101 Keyboard Musicianship I 1
MUEN 190 Jazz Ensemble 0.5
MUHS 106
Diverse Worlds of Music
or Introduction to Jazz
3
GENERAL EDUCATION: (C1) Writing 3
 Credits15.5
Spring
MUSI 499 Applied Music 2
MUPR 139 Performance Practicum 0
MUCP 102 Theory II 3
MUCP 104 Aural Skills II 1
MUEN 190 Jazz Ensemble 0.5
MUPR 131 Diction Overview: German and French 1
MSSN 102 Keyboard Musicianship II 1
EDFD 200 Psychological Foundations of Education 3
MUGN 109
Introduction to Jazz
or Diverse Worlds of Music
3
GENERAL EDUCATION: (C2) Literature 3
 Credits17.5
Second Year
Fall
MUSI 499 Applied Music 2
MUPR 139 Performance Practicum 0
MUCP 201 Theory III 3
MUCP 203 Aural Skills III 1
MSSN 203 Keyboard Musicianship III 1
MUCP 250 Jazz Theory I 2
MUEN 190 Jazz Ensemble 0.5
Ensemble 0.5
Techniques Class 1 1
MUHS 307 Music in Time, Place and Ideas: Up to 1700 3
MUED 203 Foundations of Music Education 3
 Credits17
Spring
MUSI 499 Applied Music 2
MUPR 139 Performance Practicum 0
MUCP 204 Aural Skills IV 1
MUPR 210 Jazz Keyboard 2
MUEN 190 Jazz Ensemble 0.5
Ensemble 0.5
Ensemble 0.5
Techniques Class 2 1
Techniques Class 3 1
MUED 306 Percussion Instruments 1
MUTC 101 Music and Computer Technology I 3
MUHS 308 Music in Time, Place and Ideas: 1700-1890 3
SASE 210 Public Purposes of Education: Democracy and Schooling 3
 Credits18.5
Third Year
Fall
MUSI 499 Applied Music 2
MUPR 139 Performance Practicum 0
MUCP 250 Jazz Theory I 2
MUPR 335 Elementary Conducting 2
MUEN 100 Montclair State University Chorale 0.5
MUEN 190 Jazz Ensemble 0.5
Ensemble 0.5
MUHS 407
Music in Time, Place and Ideas: 1890 to Present
or Honors - Music in Time, Place and Ideas: 1890 to Present
3
Techniques Class 3 1
Techniques Class 4 1
Free Elective 3
 Credits15.5
Spring
MUSI 499 Applied Music 2
MUPR 139 Performance Practicum 0
MUED 435 Conducting for Music Educators 2
MUEN 100 Montclair State University Chorale 0.5
MUEN 190 Jazz Ensemble 0.5
MUPR 411 Jazz Pedagogy 1
Techniques Class 5 1
Techniques Class 6 1
Free Elective 3
Free Elective 3
 Credits14
Fourth Year
Fall
MUSI 499 Applied Music 2
MUPR 139 Performance Practicum 0
MUPR 485 Senior Recital: Music Education 0
MUCP 355 Jazz Arranging 3
MUED 320 Music Classroom Methods I 3
MUED 419 Choral Methods 3
World Language 1 3
Free Elective 2
 Credits16
Spring
MUED 321 Music Classroom Methods II 3
MUED 420 Instrumental Methods 3
Techniques Class 7 1
Techniques Class 8 1
Ensemble 0.5
Free Elective 3
World Language 2 3
 Credits14.5
 Total Credits128.5