B.S. in Music Program (Audio Production)

The Bachelor of Science in Music degree (Audio Production emphasis) is designed for students who wish to participate in audio production and related sound capture experiences (live recording, studio recording, digital and analog recording, etc.) This music based program does not require students to study a major instrument, however, the program will enhance the proficiency of its major by exposing them to essential music courses as well as courses in recording technology. In addition, students are required to have at least one internship experience.

Course Title Hours
Major Ensemble, Band/Choir/Orchestra, (first two consecutive years must be in related ensembles) 6
Minor Performance PIA 103-104, 203-204, 303-304 6
Music 119-120, 121-122, 201-202, 211-212 w/lab, 222-233, 305-306, 401, 407- 408 30
Music Recording Technology 225-226, 325-326,327,425-426,427, 429 21
English 101-102, 421 9
History 106 3
Humanities 201, Humanities Elective 6
Mathematics 110 3
Journalism and Communication 101-110, 200-265 13
Theater 201 3
Natural and Behavioral Sciences 6
Physical Education 2
Social Sciences 3
Electives 9
Communications 103 3
University 101 1
Total Credit Hours 124

All required major courses are to be taken at Hampton University and passed with a grade of "C" or better. Exit requirements include Junior Comprehensive and Senior Recital or Thesis.