There are a number of class and ensemble options on the University of Colorado Boulder campus for musicians not pursuing a College of Music degree.
Non-music majors may take any Music Electives courses with the prefix “MUEL.”
Other courses are listed in the CU Course Catalog
Undergraduate non-music majors are eligible to receive the Certificate in Music Technology. Find more information on the Certificates page.
Non-music majors may participate in most music ensembles, including bands, orchestras, choirs, jazz and world music ensembles. Each ensemble may be taken for 1 credit hour per semester. The ensembles are listed in the course catalog with a prefix of “EMUS.”
For information about the ensembles, please visit the Ensembles page.
Non-music majors may receive credit for taking private lessons each semester. These lessons are not offered through the College of Music. They are offered through the Division of Continuing Education’s Applied Music Program.
Unfortunately, the College of Music does not provide practice room space to non-music majors.