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The B.A. degree is intended to serve students combining a music degree with interests in one or more of the following:
Private Studies 3200 or 3100, or composition in combination with private studies (14 credits maximum).
4 large ensembles and one chamber. *updated* 10/26/2017
May include senior project.
Hours vary as needed to meet University residency and degree requirements.