Department of Music

Department of Music: Minor in Music

Requirements for admission or application to the program:

Students accepted into the program are expected to have completed all course prerequisites for the program. To be considered for admission to the Minor program at WCSU, a student must enroll, matriculate, and complete a minimum of 30 credit hours in an academic major other than Music. Additionally, the student must formally audition for entrance into the Department of Music. A GPA of 2.8 must be achieved in the home major to be considered for a Minor in Music. An average GPA of 2.8 in all Music courses must be maintained to fulfill the requirements of the minor.


MUS 108, 109 Music Theory I & II (2-2) 4 SH
MUS 114, 115 Sight Singing/Ear Training I, II (2-2) 4 SH
MUS 230, 231 Music History & Literature I, II (3-3) 6 SH
MUS 182, 183 Applied Music (1-1) 2 SH
Music Performance Ensembles (.5-.5-.5-.5) 2 SH
18 SH
  • A completed “Minor in Music Application Form” (available in the Office of the Department of Music, VPAC 218) must be submitted to the Department of Music chair.
  • Upon successful completion of the requirements listed above, the student must notify the Registrar’s Office that this minor should be included on his/her official transcript.