Music

Associate in Arts

College Degree Requirements

Note: Courses listed on degree plan are suggested. Students should consult with their advisor concerning their unique transfer decisions.

Total Degree Credits85-91
Plan of Study Grid
1st Year
Fall SemesterCredits
Arts & Humanities  
MUSC 146 Applied Music - Major 1
Communications I  
ENGL 110 College Composition I 3
Math, Science & Technology  
MATH 103 College Algebra (or higher, except MATH 137) 4
Electives (Required)  
MUSC 122 Music Theory I (Fall only) 3
MUSC 123 Aural Skills I (Fall only) 2
MUSC 243 Woodwind Methods I 2
MUSC 254 Vocal Methods 2
Select one of the following: 1
Applied Music (Piano)  
Class Piano I  
Performance Groups  
Select two groups 1 1-2
 Credits19-20
Spring Semester
Arts & Humanities  
MUSC 146 Applied Music - Major 1
Communications II  
Select one of the following: 3
College Composition II  
Introduction to Professional Writing  
Communications III  
COMM 110 Fundamentals of Public Speaking 3
Social & Behavioral Sciences  
General Education Matrix (Social & Behavioral Sciences) 3
Electives (Required)  
MUSC 124 Music Theory II (Spring only) 3
MUSC 125 Aural Skills II (Spring only) 2
MUSC 244 Woodwind Methods II 2
MUSC 250 Vocal Diction II 2
Select one of the following: 1
Class Piano II  
Applied Music (Piano)  
Performance Groups  
Select two groups 1 1-2
 Credits21-22
Summer Semester
Math, Science & Technology  
General Education Matrix (Science with Lab) 4
 Credits4
2nd Year
Fall Semester
Arts & Humanities  
MUSC 146 Applied Music - Major 1
General Education Matrix (Arts & Humanities) 3
Electives (Required)  
MUSC 222 Music Theory III (Fall only) 3
MUSC 223 Aural Skills III (Fall only) 2
MUSC 241 Percussion Methods 2
MUSC 261 Basic Conducting 2
Select one of the following: 1
Applied Music  
Class Piano III  
Performance Groups  
Select two groups 1 2-4
Social & Behavioral Sciences  
PSYC 111 Introduction to Psychology 3
 Credits19-21
Spring Semester
Arts & Humanities  
MUSC 146 Applied Music - Major 1
MUSC 100 Music Appreciation 3
Math, Science & Technology  
CSCI 101 Introduction to Computers (Recommended) 3
Electives (Required)  
MUSC 224 Music Theory IV (Spring only) 3
MUSC 225 Aural Skills IV (Spring only) 2
MUSC 249 Vocal Diction I 2
MUSC 253 String Methods 2
Select one of the following: 1
Applied Music  
Class Piano IV  
Performance Groups  
Select two groups 1 2-4
 Credits19-21
Summer Semester
Social & Behavioral Sciences  
General Education Matrix (Social & Behavioral Sciences) 3
 Credits3
 Total Credits85-91