Music Technology - Minor

College of the Arts
School of Music
E101 Center for the Performing Arts
Kent Campus
330-672-2172
schoolofmusic@kent.edu
www.kent.edu/music


Description

The Music Technology minor is designed to give students a strong foundation in the rapidly developing field of music production and audio recording technologies. Coupled with courses in applied music, the minor provides students with the necessary tools to be successful in studio equipment, techniques and standards.

Fully Offered At:

  • Stark Campus

Admission Requirements

Admission to a minor is open to students enrolled in a bachelor’s degree, the A.A.B. or A.A.S. degree or the A.T.S. degree (not Individualized Program major). Students enrolled only in the A.A. or A.S. degree or the A.T.S. degree in Individualized Program may not declare a minor. Students may not pursue a minor and a major in the same discipline.

Minor Requirements

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Minor Requirements
MUS 11121THEORY I 4
MUS 21113MUSIC PRODUCTION I 3
MUS 21114MUSIC PRODUCTION II 3
MUS 21221AUDIO RECORDING I 3
MUS 21222AUDIO RECORDING II 3
Music (MUS) Electives, choose from the following: 17
THEORY II
APPLIED MUSIC PIANO
APPLIED MUSIC VOICE
APPLIED MUSIC DOUBLE BASS
APPLIED MUSIC PERCUSSION
APPLIED MUSIC GUITAR
MUSIC PRODUCTION III
MUSIC PRODUCTION IV
STUDIO ENSEMBLE
MUS 36xxx
Applied Music Electives
APPLIED STUDIO MUSICIANSHIP
ELECTRIC GUITAR APPLIED STUDIO MUSICIANSHIP
ELECTRIC BASS APPLIED STUDIO MUSICIANSHIP
DRUM SET PERCUSSION APPLIED STUDIO MUSICIANSHIP
KEYBOARD APPLIED STUDIO MUSICIANSHIP
CONTEMPORARY VOICE APPLIED STUDIO MUSICIANSHIP
ACOUSTICS AND TECHNOLOGY IN MUSIC
Minimum Total Credit Hours:23
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Minimum 6 credit hours must be upper-division. Please see the Minors policy in the University Catalog for more information.   

Graduation Requirement

Minimum Minor GPA
2.000
  • Music (MUS) and Music Education (MUED) majors must take 18 credit hours that are separate from music degree requirements.