Private instruction in violin, viola, cello and bass are available for university credit to music majors and non-majors. Music performance majors present recitals in their junior and senior years. Music Education majors present a recital in their senior year. Music Minors are encouraged to give half recitals and all students are given ample performance opportunities through student recitals, masterclasses, workshops, and competitions. Lessons for music majors are one hour in length and constitute two hours of academic credit. Lessons for music minors are one-half hour in length and receive one academic credit.