All 100 and 200 level courses are open to all students, though some courses require prerequisites or approval from the instructor. Some suggested courses for first-year students include:

  • Winter Term: Musicianship Lab I (Olson MUSC 103); America’s Music (Lahasky MUSC 126); Blues From Delta to ORD (London MUSC 131).
  • Spring Term: Musicianship Lab II (London MUSC 104); Choir & A Cappella Arranging (Olson MUSC 109); The Musical Mind (London CGSC 130).