Undergraduate Catalog - Music Performance Certificate | Judson University Christian College

Performance Certificate in Music

Program Requirements

 

Prospective certificate students are expected to have an undergraduate degree or the international equivalent.  In the absence of a degree, a candidate must demonstrate advanced performance skills and/or extensive teaching experience at the level generally expected of an applicant for graduate student in music performance. International students are required to submit a TOEFL score to be admitted to the Performance Certificate in Music program. The minimum score is TOEFL ibt 61. The Music Department may choose to admit applicants whose TOEFL scores are below the required score, only if the applicant demonstrates exceptional performance skills at audition and passes the interview with the Program Director. In such cases, the applicants are required to enroll in one of the remedial English courses each semester: ENG 088 or ENG 098.

 

First Semester

  • MUS301-318 Private Music Instruction, Credit
  • MUS510 Professional Apprenticeship I
  • MUS520 Research Seminar I
  • MUS530 Performance Forum I
  • MUS499E Half Hour Recital
  • Choose two of the following:

  • MUS142-1 Guitar Ensemble
  • MUS142-3 Percussion Ensemble
  • MUS142-4 Piano Ensemble
  • MUS143 Orchestra
  • MUS145-1 Jazz Ensemble
  • MUS148 Chamber Singers
  • MUS150 Choir
  • Choose one of the following:

  • MUS151 Music Theory I
  • MUS251 Music Theory III

Second Semester

  • MUS301-318 Private Music Instruction, Credit
  • MUS511 Professional Apprenticeship II
  • MUS521 Research Seminar II
  • MUS531 Performance Forum II
  • MUS499E Half Hour Recital
  • MUS152 Music Theory II
  • Choose two of the following:

  • MUS142-1 Guitar Ensemble
  • MUS142-3 Percussion Ensemble
  • MUS142-4 Piano Ensemble
  • MUS143 Orchestra
  • MUS145-1 Jazz Ensemble
  • MUS148 Chamber Singers
  • MUS150 Choir

Third Semester

  • MUS401-418 Private Music Instruction, Credit
  • MUS512 Professional Apprenticeship III
  • MUS495 Practicum in Music/Church Music
  • MUS347 Fundamentals of Conducting
  • MUS499E Half Hour Recital
  • MUS*** Music Elective
  • Choose two of the following:

  • MUS142-1 Guitar Ensemble
  • MUS142-3 Percussion Ensemble
  • MUS142-4 Piano Ensemble
  • MUS143 Orchestra
  • MUS145-1 Jazz Ensemble
  • MUS148 Chamber Singers
  • MUS150 Choir

Fourth Semester

  • MUS401-418 Private Music Instruction, Credit
  • MUS513 Professional Apprenticeship IV
  • MUS473 Senior Music Business Project
  • MUS499E Half Hour Recital
  • MUS*** Music Elective
  • Choose one of the following:

  • MUS101-418 Private Music Instruction in Secondary Area
  • MUS333 Improvisation
  • Choose two of the following:

  • MUS142-1 Guitar Ensemble
  • MUS142-3 Percussion Ensemble
  • MUS142-4 Piano Ensemble
  • MUS143 Orchestra
  • MUS145-1 Jazz Ensemble
  • MUS148 Chamber Singers
  • MUS150 Choir

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