Mar 05, 2021  
2019-2020 Undergraduate Bulletin 
2019-2020 Undergraduate Bulletin [ARCHIVED BULLETIN]

Bachelor of Music in Composition

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The University of Tulsa is not accepting applications or matriculating new undergraduate students into the bachelor’s program in music composition  beyond the Fall 2019 term. Students who have matriculated into the bachelor’s program may not declare music composition as a major after the Spring 2020 term.


Tulsa Curriculum Requirements (47 hours)

Students enrolled in the Bachelor of Music curriculum are not required to have a minor. They must complete the requirements of the Tulsa curriculum as follows:

Block I Aesthetic Inquiry and Creative Experience (6 hours)

Block II Historical and Social Interpretation (12 hours)

Block III Scientific Investigation (7 hours)

  • Block III elective (3 hours)
  • Block III elective with lab (4 hours)


*AS 1001  is required for freshmen matriculating at TU immediately after graduating from high school.

**AS 2001  is required for sophomores.

***Language requirement may vary depending upon placement.

No more than two courses from any one discipline may be used to fulfill General Curriculum requirements. Two courses must be taken which meet the Cultural Diversity and Gender Studies  requirement.

Some students may be required to take ENGL 1004 Introduction to College Writing  and MATH 1053 College Algebra .


*B.M. composition students are required to enroll in MUS 4100 Composition Seminar  every semester beginning with the first semester of their freshman year.

Total: 128 hours

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