PeopleAbout OlivetMyOlivetParentsOC AthleticsBlog
Apply

Admissions & Aid Undergraduate Graduate Campus Life Athletics Alumni About Olivet My Olivet Parents

Music Minor

The following is an overview of courses associated with this minor. We encourage you to speak with a faculty representative during your on-campus visit for detailed information about your specific program interests.

For an official description of courses and degree requirements, please reference our academic catalog.

Music Minor Core Courses

  • MUS 111 Music Theory I
  • MUS 112 Music Theory II
  • MUS 113 Aural Skills I
  • MUS 114 Aural Skills II
  • MUS 141 Class Piano I (may be waived by passing Piano Proficiency)
  • MUS 142 Class Piano II (may be waived by passing Piano Proficiency)
  • MUS 231 Introductions to Music and Computers

Complete two courses from the following:

  • MUS 221 Comprehensive Music History I
  • MUS 222 Comprehensive Music History II
  • MUS 321 Comprehensive Music History III
  • MUS 322 Comprehensive Music History IV

Complete at least 4 semester hours of the following: 

  • MUS 118-418 Private Music Lessons

Complete at least four of the following (may be repeated to meet the requirements):

  • MUS 150-450 Choir (Vocalists)
  • MUS 160-460 Wind Ensemble (Instrumentalists)

NOTES:

  • Your major ensemble and primary performing instrument/voice will be determined by consensus of the music faculty. The four semester hours of ensemble and four semester hours of private lessons must take place with these agreed-upon choices.
  • You must successfully complete a piano proficiency examination before the minor will be awarded.

We're here to help!

Want to learn more about Olivet College? Have a question? We'll get back to you as soon as we can.

Ask Now