Patti & Rusty Rueff School of Design, Art, and Performance Division of MusicCollege of Liberal Arts

Division of Music

The Division of Music in the Patti and Rusty Reuff School of Design, Art, and Performance offers courses in Fundamentals of Music, Music Theory, Music History, World Music, Jazz History, Music Appreciation, and Music Education. Music courses are open to students from all Schools and Colleges of the University.

Students interested in more advanced music study may also complete a fifteen credit Minor in History and Theory or a twenty-one credit Certificate in Music Technology.

NOTE: Students interested in studying music theory who have no previous musical experience are encouraged to take MUS 26100, Fundamentals of Music. Students with two or more years of band, orchestra, choir or piano are allowed to enroll in MUS 36100 without taking a music theory placement exam. There are a number of Music Theory Placement Exams that are matched to our music theory sequence of courses (MUS 36100, Music Theory I, MUS 36200, Music Theory II and MUS 36300, Music Theory III). For advanced placement in one of these courses or credit by examination, please contact the Division of Music at 765-494-3708 or Design, Art, and Performanace main office at 765-494-2787.

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