Associate in Arts Degree in Music


By completing your AA Degree in Music, you are setting yourself up for future success, especially if you’re seeking pre-professional bachelors-level training or planning on transferring to a four-year institution. Completion of our AA program improves your chances of passing the audition for a four-year institution and place into junior-level courses. 

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AA Degree Recommended Course Sequence 

By following our recommended course sequence, you’ll be able to complete the AA Degree in two years. In addition to the course sequence, you will also need to complete your General Education requirements.

Year One

Year 1, Fall Semester

Core Music Major Sequence

  • Music 1A - Theory
  • Music 2A - Musicianship
  • Music 4A Keyboard Skills

Individual Instruction & Ensembles

  • Music 10 - Concert Music
  • Music 9A - Individual Instruction
    Ensemble
Year 1, Spring Semester

Core Music Major Sequence

  • Music 1B - Theory
  • Music 2B - Musicianship
  • Music 4B - Keyboard Skills

Individual Instruction & Ensembles

  • Music 10 - Concert Music
  • Music 9B or D - Individual Instruction Ensemble

Year Two

Year 2, Fall Semester

Core Music Major Sequence

  • Music 1C - Theory
  • Music 2C - Musicianship
  • Music 4C - Keyboard Skills

Individual Instruction & Ensembles

  • Music 10 - Concert Music
  • Music 9C or E - Individual Instruction Ensemble

Music 7A - Music History & Literature

Year 2, Spring Semester

Core Music Major Sequence

  • Music 1D - Theory
  • Music 2D - Musicianship
  • Music 4D - Keyboard Skills

Individual Instruction & Ensembles

  • Music 10 - Concert Music
  • Music 9C or E - Individual Instruction Ensemble

Music 7B - Music History & Literature

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