Minor in Music

The Minor in Music is reserved for students pursuing a degree in a field other than music and requires completion of at least 20 units of music courses with 11 upper-division units in residence and a minimum 2.0 GPA. The program must be approved by the department adviser and the department chair.

Required Units:

  • MUSIC 40, 41, 74;
  • 4 units of MUSIC 131 through 138 (voice minors: 4 units of MUSIC 110 or MUSIC 139, or a combination thereof, upon recommendation of voice faculty);
  • 4 units of MUSIC 103;
  • select from: MUSIC 160T, 161A, 161B, 170A, 170B, 171, or 187.

Music minors must pass the Jury I examination in their declared area of concentration (instrument or voice).

Courses taken for the minor may count toward fulfilling General Education requirements, but will not count toward fulfilling any music major.