Jul 20, 2024  
University Catalog 2023-2024 
University Catalog 2023-2024

Music Education Instrumental or Vocal Supervision, B.M.

For more information regarding the Core Curriculum, including a list of courses that satisfy Core Curriculum requirements, click here:  The Core Curriculum .

Music Education majors should note that certification requirements are established by the Louisiana Department of Education and are subject to change. Students should consult their advisors each semester. Education majors should consult the Division of Education and Counseling section in this catalog for requirements to be formally admitted into Xavier’s Teacher Education Program.

Junior Year

All majors must have passed all parts of Praxis I and should have been accepted into the Teacher Education Program before taking junior-level education courses.

Summary: Program in Music Education Instrumental Or Vocal Supervision

Foundations: 13

Explorations: 21

  • African American Heritage and Legacies (3, MUSH 2130 )
  • Creative Expression and Engagement (3)
  • Examined Life (3)
  • Faith and Society (3)
  • Human Behavior (3)
  • Human Past (3)
  • Scientific Reasoning (3)

Expansive Core: 6

Including one BIOL, CHEM, IPSC, or PHYS Expansive Core course (3) (recommended)*

Music: 70

  • Applied Music (14)
  • Music Education (18)
  • Musicianship (8)
  • Music Theory (18)
  • Music Ensemble (6)
  • Recital Class (0)
  • Senior Recital (0)
  • Music History (6)

Total Hours: 125

All majors are required to complete three consecutive semesters of Applied Piano (secondary) prior to taking the Piano Proficiency Examination.

Senior Comprehensive is required for this degree.

Recital Hearing must be approved by the Music Faculty prior to the Junior and Senior Recital.