Minor in Music

To graduate with a minor in music, students must complete:

  • Audition or acceptance into an academic field of study.
  • MUS 1705
  • MUS 1799
  • 11 hours of applied lessons or academic courses in the School of Music.
  • At least 3 hours of music electives should be at 3000 and/or 4000 level; performance minors should register for 3000-level or higher applied lessons.

Note that each music minor course must be passed with a grade of “C” or better.


Minor Auditions

Prospective students only seeking a Minor in Music do NOT need to audition through the main School of Music auditions process. Auditions for music minors will be held the week prior to the start of classes; please contact the appropriate faculty member of your area or instrument to arrange an audition directly.


Questions? Contact Us!

Office of Student Success
102 School of Music Building
Louisiana State University
Baton Rouge, LA 70803-2504
Email: musicadmissions@lsu.edu