Academics

Music

Pin It

Sample Schedule (2 year plan)

First Semester
ENG-102 Composition & Speech I # 4 s.h.
MAT-101 Math for Liberal Arts* 3 s.h.
MUS-120 Music Theory I # 3 s.h.
MUS-130 Aural Skills I # 2 s.h.
Choir, band and/or ensemble 1-2 s.h.
MUA-148 Applied Instrument/Vocal 1-2 s.h.
MUA-120 Applied Piano or App. P II 1-2 s.h.
SDV-199 College Essentials 1 s.h.
Total 16+ s.h.
Second Semester
ENG-103 Composition & Speech II 4 s.h.
MUS-121 Music Theory II # 3 s.h.
MUS-131 Aural Skills II # 2 s.h.
SOC-110 Introduction to Sociology 3 s.h.
Choir, band and/or ensemble 1-2 s.h.
MUA-148 Applied Instrument/Vocal 1-2 s.h.
MUA-120 Applied Piano or App. P II 1-2 s.h.
Total 15+ s.h.
Third Semester
MUS-220 Music Theory III # 3 s.h.
MUS-132 Aural Skills III # 2 s.h.
PSY-121 Developmental Psychology 3 s.h.
Science class 3-4 s.h.
Choir, band and/or ensemble 1-2 s.h.
MUA-148 Applied Instrument/Vocal 1-2 s.h.
MUA-120 Applied Piano or App. P II 1-2 s.h.
Total 14+ s.h.
Fourth Semester
MUS-221 Music Theory IV # 3 s.h.
MUS-133 Aural Skills IV # 2 s.h.
Natural Science class 3-4 s.h.
Choir, band and/or ensemble 1-2 s.h.
MUA-148 Applied Instrument/Vocal 1-2 s.h.
MUA-120 Applied Piano or App. P II 1-2 s.h.
Social Science class 3 s.h.
Elective (If needed) 1+ s.h.
Total 14+ s.h.

* – Appropriate math scores needed before enrolling in any math class.
# – These courses must have final grade of ā€œCā€ or better to progress to next one.

Note: Please check with transfer institution for their specific requirements and check with a NIACC counselor/advisor for further transfer planning.

    • AA Degree meets the General Education Requirements for the College of Liberal Arts at most transfer institutions.
    • Check with transfer institution for Foreign Language & Cultural Diversity Requirements.
    • Admission requirements vary from institution to institution. Contact the transfer institution for assistance.
    • Suggested schedule dependent on entry level of student.

Suggested Electives:

    • College Reading Strategies
    • Computer Business Applications
    • Intro to Teaching
    • Western Civilization: Ancient/Early Modern
    • Strategies for Academic Success
    • Western Civilization: Early Modern/Present
    • Instrumental Jazz Ensemble

Apply Now