Application to the Music Major

To major in a given department, most students apply for acceptance during the spring semester of the sophomore year. Forms are available in the Registrar's Office. (See College of St. Scholastica Catalog.)

What are the requirements for acceptance into the music major?

Students must meet the following minimum requirements for admission into the music major:

  1. Junior level standing. 

  2. For Music Performance, Music Education, and Music Management students: admission to 3000-level of music lessons (includes giving a sophomore recital) and completion of MUS 2298 Keyboard/Sightsinging proficiency. 

  3. For Music Literature students: two semesters of music lessons on the main instrument/voice. 

  4. Cumulative GPA of 2.0 on a 4.0 scale. 

What is involved in the application process?

The Registrar's Office has forms and information on applying to the major. Submit the completed form to Dr. LeAnn House.