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Traditional Undergraduate Catalog 2019-2020 
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Music, K-12 Certification, B.Mus.Ed.

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Refer to the link for additional Admission Requirements for the Music Major/Minor  and for the General Requirements for Music degrees .

Student Learning Outcomes

  1. Students will perform literature specific to emphasis and field of study, demonstrating stylistic insight, technical proficiency, musical artistry, and a scholarly thought process.
  2. Students will demonstrate a thorough understanding of the pre-performance aspects of music through written and aural mediums, based on fundamental theoretical principles.
  3. Students will describe and explain the historical development of music, identifying historical styles and performance practices, musical forms, repertoire of different media, and the lives and contributions of outstanding musicians.
  4. Students will demonstrate a working knowledge and application of technology and software used in various musical platforms and professions.
  5. Students will develop an understanding of key principles, terms, and theories in the sub-fields of music and education; and/or demonstrate mastery of these principles on national standardized tests.
  6. Students will develop a personal philosophy of the arts, thinking through the integration of art and faith, the role of the arts in modern society, and the pedagogical responsibilities that come with being an educated artist.
  7. Students will use the professional skills learned to serve the community of JBU and beyond.

Requirements for the Bachelor of Music Education (B.Mus.Ed.) degree with major in Music, K-12 Certification

University Core Curriculum - 39 hours

Program requirements satisfy 9 of the 48 hours in the Core Curriculum.

Core Curriculum Courses  

Ensemble participation:

Complete 4 hours of Ensemble participation

One of the following Emphases - 11-12 hours


Minimum total semester hours, Voice Emphasis - 124

* See Music Fee Schedule

Minimum total semester hours, Piano or Organ Emphasis - 123

* See Music Fee Schedule

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