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Hartt Diploma


The Undergraduate Diploma in Music is a three-year, non-degree program open to all instrumental, vocal, composition, and jazz students. Students completing this program could, if they desire, continue formal training at The Hartt School in an undergraduate degree program or in a graduate program. International Students must have a minimum TOEFL score of 525 on the paper-based exam, 71 on the internet-based exam,  or 173 on the computer-based exam. Tuition for the program is based on the University's 3/4-tuition rate, which includes programs of 9-11.5 credit hours per semester. Hartt Performing Arts Scholarships are not available to diploma students.

Undergraduate Diploma Program
(68 credits; 65-68 credits for composition emphasis)

 

 

First Year

Subject Code Course Description Credits Credits
Sem. 1 Sem.1
  Instrumental/Vocal/Composition Study1 4 4
TH 111-112 Diatonic2-Chromatic Harmony 2 2
TH 120-121 Elementary Ear Training I-II 2 2
MUS 110-111 Paranov Performance Hour .5 .5
APC 122-123  Piano Keyboard Class3 
ENS/IPO/CPO Instrumental or Choral Ensemble 1 1
Total Credits 11.5 11.5

Second Year

  Instrumental/Vocal/Composition Study1 4 4
TH 210-211 Tonal/Post-Tonal Form and Analysis 2 2
TH 220-221 Intermediate Ear Training I-II 2 2
APC 222-223 Piano Keyboard Class3 
ENS/IPO/CPO  Instrumental or Choral Ensemble  1 1
Total Credits 11 11

Third Year

  Instrumental/Vocal/Composition Study1 4 4
MUS 110-111 Paranov Performance Hour  .5  .5 
  Music Electives4 3 3
HLM 212 Music History: Perspectives on Music History   3 -
HLM 213  Music History: Classicism to the Present 
ENS  Ensemble 1 1
REC 440 Recital (required at 0 credits) - 0
Total Credits 11.5 11.5
1Total 24 credits instrumental/vocal majors; total 18 credits composition majors.
Note: Composition study is 3 credits per semester.
2Enrollment dependent upon placement examination.
3Students whose principal instrument is piano and those who are waived because of proficiency must replace these credits with music electives approved by program advisor.
4Total of 6 credits instrumental/vocal majors: a minimum 9 credits for composition majors.

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