B.A./B.M. Comparison: General Education Requirements

Comparison Chart for Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Music Students

1 course = one (1.00) - credit course unless otherwise indicated.

  Bachelor of Arts Bachelor of Music
FYW1 course1 course
WRI4 courses4 courses
FOL232 level in French, German, or Spanish OR 231 level in any other language offered.112 level in any language. EXCEPTION: vocal performance majors: 112 level in each of two languages, one of which must be French or German.
ORC1 course1 course
AQR1 course1 course OR 1 course with SED OR 1 course with IST
SPM2 courses of any credit value2 courses of any credit value
HWC2 courses1 course OR 1 course with ALS-L
MCD MCG2 courses, one each with MCD and MCG (different departments/programs)1 course, with either MCD or MCG
ALS-A ALS-L2 courses, one each with ALS-A and ALS-L1 course with ALS-L OR 1 course with HWC
BTS-B BTS-T1 course BTS-B, 1 course BTS-T1 course BTS-B, 1 course BTS-T
SED1 course (different department/program from IST)1 course OR 1 course with IST OR 1 course with AQR
IST1 course (different department/program from SED)1 course OR 1 course with SED OR 1 course with AQR
HBS2 courses from different departments/programs1 course
EIN1 course1 course

B.M. degree requirements that also meet G.E. requirements

  • Dance technique courses (0.25) required for B.M. Music Education meet SPM
  • EDUC 330 Principles of Education, K-12 required for B.M. Music Education meets ORC
  • World Music required for all B.M. degrees meets MCG