2020-2021 University Catalog 
    Jun 18, 2024  
2020-2021 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Music Major

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Major Requirements

The requirements for the major are as follows:


One elective course above the 100 level, excluding performance (PF) courses. However, MUSI 208  may serve as an elective.

Performance Ensemble

All music majors and minors must participate in one of the following performance ensembles beginning the semester following declaration of the concentration through graduation: Colgate University Orchestra, Colgate University Chorus, Colgate Chamber Players, or Colgate Concert Jazz Ensemble. A minimum of four semesters is required, no exceptions for off-campus study.

GPA Requirement

A music major must have a GPA of at least 2.00 in the above courses to graduate.

Honors and High Honors

Students interested in pursuing honors can find the additional requirements on the Music  department page.

Music Department

For more information about the department, including Faculty, transfer credit, awards, etc., please visit the Music department  catalogue page.

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