Department of Art, Music and Theatre Arts

The mission of the Department of Art, Music and Theatre Arts is to support and enhance the University’s educational process by offering learning opportunities in art to the people of Southwest Oklahoma through appropriate degree programs and concomitant service curricula and activities.


BACHELOR OF ARTS DEGREE MAJOR IN ART (110)

The mission of the Bachelor of Arts degree program in Art is to prepare students for entry into a number of art related professions or endeavors by completing a broad, yet organized, curriculum in both art history and studio related courses.

REQUIREMENTSHOURS
I.  GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS 44

II.  UNIVERSITY REQUIREMENTS

UNIV 1001 or 1113

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III. MAJOR REQUIREMENTS

A. Required Courses (38 hours)

ART 1113, ART 1123, ART 1213, ART 1223, ART 1231, ART 2243, ART 2313, ART 2413, ART 2513, ART 2613, ART 2623, ART 3133 or ART 4143, ART 4633, ART 4991

B. Electives in Advanced Studio Courses* (10 hours)

*No more than 6 hours may be taken in one content area.

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IV. MINOR REQUIREMENTS  18-24
V. ELECTIVES TO COMPLETE 124 HOURS REQUIRED FOR GRADUATION.

NOTE: B.A. students must complete 80 hours of Liberal Arts and Sciences courses.


BACHELOR OF FINE ARTS IN STUDIO ARTS DEGREE (111)

The mission of the Bachelor of Fine Arts degree program in Art is to prepare students for entry into graduate school or a number of art related professions or endeavors by providing learning opportunities that lead to the completion of a specialized curriculum in one of several studio areas: Graphic Design or Painting, Printmaking, or Sculpture.

Students seeking admission to the B.F.A. Program must pass an entrance examination.

REQUIREMENTSHOURS
I.  GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS 44

II.  UNIVERSITY REQUIREMENTS

UNIV 1001 or 1113

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III. MAJOR REQUIREMENTS

A.  Required Core Courses (38-44 hours)

Graphic Design Concentration (38 hours)

ART 1113, ART 1123, ART 1213, ART 1223, ART 1231, ART 2243, ART 2313, ART 2413, ART 2513, ART 2613, ART 2623, ART 3133, ART 4633, ART 4991

Painting, Printmaking, or Sculpture Concentration (44 hours)

ART 1113, ART 1123, ART 1213, ART 1223, ART 1231, ART 2243, ART 2313, ART 2413, ART 2513, ART 2613, ART 2623, ART 3133, ART 4143, ART 4633 (6 hours), ART 4991

B. Concentration (18-30 hours)

Select one from the following:

Graphic Design Concentration (30 hours)

ART 2253, ART 2733, ART 2743, ART 3213, ART 3743, ART 3753, ART 4213, ART 4713, ART 4733, ART 4933

Painting, Printmaking, or Sculpture Concentration (18 hours)

Courses selected in consultation with an advisor

C.  Electives* (8-10 hours)

Graphic Design Concentration (10 hours)

Painting, Printmaking, or Sculpture Concentration (8 hours)

*Elective courses may not be in concentration area.

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IV. ELECTIVES TO COMPLETE 124 HOURS REQUIRED FOR GRADUATION.
NOTE: B.F.A. students must complete 40 hours of Liberal Arts and Sciences courses.


BACHELOR OF ARTS DEGREE
MAJOR IN MUSIC (160)

REQUIREMENTSHOURS
I. GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS

The BA in Music program requires specific courses for meeting General Education requirements in humanities:

Humanities – MUSC 1413

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II. UNIVERSITY REQUIREMENTS

UNIV 1001 or 1113

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III. MAJOR REQUIREMENTS

MUSC 1000 Concert/Recital Attendance (7 semesters);

Band/Choir/Accomp./Orch. Guitar Ens (8 semesters);

MUSC 1413, MUSC 1423, MUSC 2312, MUSC 2332, MUSC 3313, MUSC 3333, MUSC 3513, MUSC 3523, MUSC 3612;

Major Lesson Field 8 hours (minimum 2 hours at 4000 level);

Piano (4 hours) (unless Proficiency is met); MUSC 4900.

(All music majors (B.A. Degree) must pass a junior standing examination and a keyboard proficiency examination before their junior year.)

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IV. MINOR REQUIREMENTS 18
V. ELECTIVES TO COMPLETE 124 HOURS REQUIRED FOR GRADUATION


BACHELOR OF MUSIC DEGREE
MAJOR IN MUSIC (161)

REQUIREMENTSHOURS
I. GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS

The BM in Music program requires specific courses for meeting General Education requirements in humanities:

Humanities – MUSC 1413

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II. UNIVERSITY REQUIREMENTS

UNIV 1001 or 1113

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III. MAJOR/MINOR REQUIREMENTS

A. Required Core Courses (41 hours)

MUSC 1000 Concert/Recital Attendance (7 semesters); Band/Choir/Accomp/Orch/Guitar Ens (8 semesters); MUSC 1413, MUSC 1423, MUSC 2312, MUSC 2321, MUSC 2332, MUSC 2341, MUSC 3313, MUSC 3321, MUSC 3333, MUSC 3341, MUSC 3513, MUSC 3523, MUSC 3612, MUSC 3622, MUSC 4322, MUSC 4332, MUSC 4900, MUSC 4990

B. Concentration: Major Lesson Field (37 hours)

Select one of the following:

Vocal Performance

MUSC 3761 (3 hours): French, German, and Italian Diction; MUSC 3990, MUSC 4312, MUSC 4343, MUSC 4753, MUSC 4981; Major Lesson Field (16 hours, minimum 8 hours at 4000 level); Piano (6 hours); Foreign Language (3 hours); Electives (4 hours).

Instrumental Performance

MUSC 3990, MUSC 4312, MUSC 4343, MUSC 4981; Major Lesson Field (16 hours, minimum 8 hours at 4000 level); Piano (4 hours); Private Lessons in Secondary Instruments (6 hours); Electives (5 hours).

Piano Performance

MUSC 3990, MUSC 4312, MUSC 4343, MUSC 4743, MUSC 4981; Major Lesson Field (16 hours, minimum 8 hours at 4000 level); Minor Lesson Field (6 hours); Electives (6 hours).

Composition

MUSC 33513 (6 hours); MUSC 3990, MUSC 4312, MUSC 4343, MUSC 43513 (8 hours); MUSC 4362, MUSC 4981, Piano (4 hours); Minor Lesson Field (6 hours), Electives (5 hours).

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All Music Majors (B.M. Degree) must pass an entrance examination, a junior standing examination, and a keyboard proficiency examination. A music major is required to enroll in the major ensemble of the student's area of concentration for 8 semesters.
IV. ELECTIVES TO COMPLETE 124 HOURS REQUIRED FOR GRADUATION


BACHELOR OF MUSIC EDUCATION DEGREE (681)

REQUIREMENTSHOURS

I. GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS 

The Music Education program requires specific courses for meeting General Education requirements in humanities and behavioral science as follows:

Humanities – MUSC 1413

Behavioral Science – PSY 1113

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II. UNIVERSITY REQUIREMENTS

UNIV 1001 or 1113

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II. MAJOR REQUIREMENTS

A. Required Core Courses (30 hours)

MUSC 1000 Concert/Recital Attendance (7 semesters); MUSC Band/Choir/Accomp/Orch/Guitar Ens (8 semesters); MUSC 1413, MUSC 1423, MUSC 2312, MUSC 2321, MUSC 2332, MUSC 2341, MUSC 3313, MUSC 3321, MUSC 3333, MUSC 3341, MUSC 3513, MUSC 3523, MUSC 3612, MUSC 3622, MUSC 4900, MUSC 4990

B. Concentration: Major Lesson Field (30 hours)

Select one of the following:

Instrumental/General

MUSC 1201 or MUSC 3801; MUSC 3642, MUSC 3652, MUSC 3662, MUSC 3672, MUSC 4343, MUSC 4712, MUSC 4722; Major Lesson Field (10 hours): MUSC 3802 (8 hours) and MUSC 4802 (2 hours); Piano (4 hours).

Vocal/General
MUSC 3642, or MUSC 3652, or MUSC 3662, or MUSC 3672 or MUSC 3812; MUSC 4343, MUSC 4712, MUSC 4732; Major Lesson Field – Voice or Keyboard (10 hours): MUSC 3802 (8 hours) and MUSC 4802 (2 hours); MUSC 3761 (3 hours): French, German, and Italian Diction; MUSC 4753; Piano (4 hours); Guided Elective (1 hour).

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IV. REQUIRED EDUCATION COURSES

EDUC 1800, EDUC 3003, SPED 3103, EDUC 3612*, EDUC 3673, EDUC 3733, EDUC 3753(R), EDUC 4313(R), EDUC 4653(R), EDUC 4955*(R), EDUC 4985*(R)

*Courses taken during professional semester

(R)Restricted to students admitted to Teacher Education. 

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V. ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS

Music Education candidates must achieve a grade of C or better in selected general education and education courses to receive credit toward a degree. If a grade of D, F, or U is achieved, the course must be repeated.

Music Education candidates must demonstrate foreign language proficiency (listening and speaking) at the novice-high level as defined by the American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages by passing a Department of English and Foreign Languages proficiency test or by taking a foreign language course.

VI. ELECTIVES TO COMPLETE 138 HOURS REQUIRED FOR GRADUATION

Teacher Licensure/Certification

Students who complete the requirements for this degree and pass the state tests for certification in Music will be eligible to apply for a standard teaching license.


BACHELOR OF ARTS DEGREE
MAJOR IN THEATRE (170)

REQUIREMENTSHOURS
I. GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS 44

II. UNIVERSITY REQUIREMENTS

UNIV 1001 or 1113

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III. MAJOR REQUIREMENTS

All Theatre majors are required to keep a portfolio of their work and complete a final project. (See advisor for details.)

A. Required Core Courses (38 hours)

THTR 1001 (8 semesters); THTR 1103, THTR 1203, THTR 2403, THTR 2603, THTR 3403, THTR 3803, THTR 3813, THTR 3823, THTR 3833, THTR 4993

B. Option (15 hours)

Select one of the following options:

Performance

THTR 1133, THTR 1503, THTR 1603, THTR 3603, THTR 4603

Technical        

THTR 1503 or THTR 3703, THTR 2203, THTR 2503, THTR 3303, and either THTR 4203, THTR 4303, or THTR 4503       

C. Electives in Theatre (3 hours)

May include the following: THTR 1901-3, THTR 3901-3, THTR 4901-3, THTR 4911-3, THTR 4921-6

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IV. ELECTIVES TO COMPLETE 124 HOURS REQUIRED FOR GRADUATION