A. Students must attempt the Piano Proficiency Examination no later than the first semester of enrollment as an Upper Division Music Education major. Students may elect to take the Piano Proficiency Examination prior to acceptance to the Upper Division Music Education program.
B. Should the first attempt fail, students must repeat the Piano Proficiency Examination in every subsequent semester while enrolled as an Upper Division Music Education Major, for a maximum of three total attempts.
C. Students have three attempts to pass all five sections. If any section is failed, the committee maintains the right to compel the student to retake any or all sections of the examination. Any retake will consist of different musical examples. Failure to complete all sections on the third attempt will result in program dismissal.