Conservatory of Music:
voice & opera studies 

Performers Certificate in Opera Studies (Postbaccalaureate)

To earn the Performers Certificate in opera studies, students must meet the following conservatory requirements (18 credits for the one-year program; 36 credits for the two-year program):

First Year: 18 credits
 
Fall: 9 credits
MPE 5300/Private Study: Voice 3 credits
MPE 5250/Opera Workshop 2 credits
MTH 5 —/Music theory/analysis elective 2 credits
Graduate music elective 2 credits
 
Spring: 9 credits
MPE 5300/Private Study: Voice 3 credits
MPE 5250/Opera Workshop 2 credits
MPE 5255/Operatic Styles I 2 credits
MUS 5455/Topics in Professional Development 1 credit
MPE 5994/Performers Certificate Recital 1 credit
 
Second Year: 18 credits
 
Fall: 9 credits
MPE 5300/Private Study: Voice 3 credits
MPE 5250/Opera Workshop 2 credits
MPE 5256/Operatic Styles II 2 credits
Graduate music elective 2 credits
 
Spring: 9 credits
MPE 5300/Private Study: Voice 3 credits
MPE 5250/Opera Workshop 2 credits
MPE 5257/Operatic Styles III 2 credits
MUS 5455/Topics in Professional Development 1 credit
MPE 5994/Performers Certificate Recital 1 credit


Updates to the 2013–15 College Catalog:

Effective Fall 2016:

  • MUS 5455 (1 credit) added to the spring semester in year one and two.
  • MPE 5994 changed from 2 credits to 1 credit.

Updated Dec. 1, 2015


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