Undergraduate Overview

Music courses offered in:
Ethnomusicology, music history, music theory, music technology, performance ensembles, chamber music, individual lessons, class guitar, and class piano.

www.uis.edu/music/
Email: music@uis.edu
Office Phone: (217) 206-6240
Office Location: VPA 62

Departmental Information

The Department of Art, Music, and Theatre includes academic programs of study in the disciplines of Art, Music, and Theatre. Art offers a BA in Visual Arts, as well as a Minor in Visual Arts. Theatre offers a BA and a Minor in Theatre. Music offers a Minor in Music. The Department of Art, Music, and Theatre fosters study in the practical application of the various arts disciplines, as well as study in the historical, cultural and philosophical underpinnings of each discipline. Art classes are listed in the course schedule under Visual Arts, with the prefix, ART. Music classes are listed in the course schedule under MUS, and Theatre classes are listed in the course schedule under THE. Please refer to each discipline’s catalog entry or website for information about courses, degree offerings, and co-curricular opportunities.

Music Program Information

In addition to the Music Minor, the University of Illinois at Springfield offers music courses that fulfill requirements in the UIS General Education curriculum, particularly in the areas of Humanities and Visual, Creative, and Performing Arts.

Students may also take music classes for general elective credit.

Our curriculum includes classes in ethnomusicology, music history, music theory, music technology, performance ensembles, chamber music, individual lessons, and more.

Music studies are integral to a liberal arts curriculum. These courses offer students the opportunity to develop skills in reading, creating, performing, and thinking critically about music.

Music course offerings are listed in the current course schedule under the MUS course prefix.