2024-2025 University Catalog 
    Jun 22, 2024  
2024-2025 University Catalog

Music Theatre, B.M.

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No more than four credits of D may be earned in MUC, THE, DAN and HPE dance technique courses.

Minimum Credits Required: 93

Required Music Courses: (59 credit hours)

Required General Studies Courses: (4 credit hours)

  • THE/DAN/MUC Elective, 4 credit hours


1 Three credits per semester for 8 semesters.
2 Secondary instrument is piano. Regardless of placement results, two semesters of piano study must occur in classes, lessons, or a combination.  Secondary study beyond 2 semesters requires an additional fee.
3 One credit per semester for 4 semesters. May be taken as elective in additional semesters.
4 To register for MUC 345 (Music Theatre Workshop 5: Golden Age of Music Theatre) , students must have earned a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher in all performance classes: specifically, Music Theatre Workshop, Voice, and Dance. Failure to do so will render students ineligible to continue in the Music Theatre program.
5 MUC 445 (Music Theatre Workshop 7: Music Theatre Senior Boot Camp)  includes a required senior recital.
6 To register for MUC 446X (Music Theatre Workshop 8: Music Theatre Showcase) , students must have 18 credit hours or less remaining to graduate (assuming successful completion of current semester coursework). Any credits earned off campus to satisfy remaining academic requirements must transfer before registering for MUC 446X . Only students registered for MUC 446X  will be permitted to participate in the BW New York Music Theatre Showcase.

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