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About the Program

A music minor is available to TWU undergraduate students with a strong interest in music but who are majoring in another field. It consists of 18 semester hours, including a minimum of 6 credits at the upper level (3000 and 4000 level).  At least half of the upper level music courses must be taken at TWU (residency requirement.)

Music Minor Courses

A music minor requires 18 semester hours, including the following courses:

  • MU 2713 Understanding the Arts-Music 
  • MU 3323 Music History II OR MU 3703 Women in Music OR MU 3713 Music and World Cultures 
  • MU 1521 Aural Skills I 
  • MU 1531 Aural Skills II
  • MU 1523 Music Theory I
  • MU 1533 Music Theory II  
  • 4 hours of ensembles (3000 level) and/or applied music

Music Minor Advisor

Dr. Richard Shuster, (940) 898-2517,

TWU Music Education major uses his teaching skills on a mission trip in Mexico

Watch how Sam Guzman uses skills he learned in Intro to Music Ed and Elementary Methods in his work in Mexico this year. Not only did he help build houses, he taught music to children who don't have music classes in their schools.

Click here for Sam's Music Classes in Mexico

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