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Admission/Graduation Requirements

  • Entering students must complete an entrance audition, which includes the following, prior to registration:

    • successful completion of an audition in the student's primary performance area;

    • successful completion of the freshman theory diagnostic test (a satisfactory score is a prerequisite to registration in Music 107 and Music 173).

  • A special audition is required for admission to the Bachelor of Music Performance program. The student will audition at the end of the first year of applied study.

  • To be eligible for graduation, students must meet all requirements for the degree being sought in addition to earning a minimum grade point average of 2.00 in all courses required for the Music major or minor. Refer to the following sections for complete major/minor course requirements.

  • Those students seeking Wisconsin teacher certification must earn a minimum grade point average of 3.00 in all courses required for their majors and minors in order to meet requirements of the College of Education and Human Services.

  • A 2.5 grade point average is required for admission to the Internship in Music Industry.

  • If a student earns less than a C in any Music Theory course (Music 107/108/204/206) or any Aural Skills course (Music 173/174/273/274), that course must be repeated in the next academic year or progress as a music major stops and the student can no longer declare music as a major.

  • If, in any semester after that in which a student first earns a grade less than C, the student earns another grade less than C in any of the Music Theory or Aural Skills courses listed above, then progress as a music major stops and the student can no longer declare music as a major.

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