The School of Music, Theatre, and Dance Bachelor of Arts in Music graduate demonstrates competency of foundational musical knowledge related to music theory, analysis, and history.

The School of Music, Theatre, and Dance Bachelor of Arts in Music graduate demonstrates proficiency in musical skills related to aural skills and keyboard musicianship, and to a functional competence in music technology.


Sources and communication: Student finds and uses relevant information from a variety of sources to communicate sophisticated viewpoints regarding music and other subjects

Liberal arts disciplines applied to music: Student applies a diverse range of analytical techniques and skills derived from the study in liberal arts disciplines to the broader problem of the purpose, function, and role of music in society.

Cultural context of music: Student synthesizes knowledge from music and other disciplines and places it within the cultural context of the music.

Written communication relating music and another discipline: Student constructs an interpretation of a piece or pieces based on musical study in relation to other disciplines and communicate it through writing.


The Bachelor of Arts in Music graduate achieves the Student Learning Outcomes of the Integrative Core Curriculum.