Music Therapy, B.S.

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The program outline and graduation requirements are listed below.  In addition, free electives are selected to reach 120 credits overall required for graduation.

The department website provides an overview of the program, admission requirements (when applicable), faculty biographies, learning outcomes, and careers:https://www.southernct.edu/academics/music  

GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS 

All bachelor’s degree programs include liberal education (LEP) and writing (W) course requirements.  To review more detailed information regarding these requirements, please visit Degree Requirements >>General Education (LEP) Requirements. Courses in the major and/or cognate may also be used to satisfy LEP requirements where noted below (*).

MAJOR REQUIREMENTS (32 Credits)

MUT 100 - Introduction to Music Therapy (3 credits) (T1CT)*
MUT 200 - Receptive Methods in Music Therapy (2 credits)
MUT 250 - Compositional Methods in Music Therapy (2 credits)
MUT 300 - Clinical Improvisation in Music Therapy (2 credits)
MUT 325 - Ethical Issues in Music Therapy (2 credits)
MUT 341 - Practicum in Music Therapy (1 credit)
MUT 342 - Practicum in Music Therapy II (1 credit)
MUT 343 - Practicum in Music Therapy III (1 credit)
MUT 350 - Multiculturalism in Music Therapy (3 credits) (T2CC)*
MUT 400 - Psychology of Music (3 credits) (T3)*

Internship (12 Credits)
MUT 497 - Internship in Music Therapy (6 credits) 
MUT 497 - Internship in Music Therapy (6 credits) 

COGNATE (58 Credits)

MUS 117 - Introduction to Music Technology (3 credits) (T1TF)*
MUS 225 - Music Theory I (3 credits)
MUS 226 - Music Theory II (3 credits)
MUS 325 - Music Theory III (3 credits)
MUS 326 - Music Theory IV (3 credits)
MUS 220 - Musicianship I (2 credits)
MUS 221 - Musicianship II (2 credits)
MUS 320 - Musicianship III (2 credits)
MUS 321 - Musicianship IV (2 credits)
MUS 210 - Music History I (3 credits) (T2CE)*
MUS 420 - Improvisation I (2 credits)
MUS 421 - Improvisation II (2 credits)
MUS 426 - Arranging (3 credits)
MUS 341 - Applied Music (major instrument) (.5 credits)
MUS 342 - Applied Music (major instrument) (.5 credits)
MUS 141 - Applied Music (voice) (.5 credits)
MUS 142 - Applied Music (voice) (.5 credits)
MUS 141 - Applied Music (guitar) (.5 credits)
MUS 142 - Applied Music (guitar) (.5 credits)
MUS 141 - Applied Music (piano) (.5 credits)
MUS 142 - Applied Music (piano) (.5 credits)
MUS 201 -  Percussion Ensemble (1 credit)
MUS 202 -  Creative Orchestra (1 credit)
MUS 202 -  Creative Orchestra (1 credit)

Major Ensembles (Select 3 credits):
MUS 102 - University Choir (1 credit)
MUS 104 - University Band I (1 credit)
MUS 105 - University Band II (1 credit)
MUS 171 - Chamber Singers (1 credit)
MUS 204 - Small Ensembles (1 credit)
MUS 205 - Small Ensembles (1 credit)

PSY 100 - Introduction to Psychology (3 credits) (T2MB)*
PSY 259 - Statistics for Psychology (3 credits)
PSY 321 - Abnormal Psychology (3 credits)
PSY 383 - Brain and Behavior (3 credits)
PSY 474 - Behavior Theory & Practice (3 credits)