Program Outcomes

Certificate of Achievement

Certificate of Achievement


Completion of the Certificate of Achievement in Basic Music Skills prepares students for transfer into a Bachelors of Arts in Music degree. The certificate focuses on the theory and musicianship components necessary for transfer. The certificate serves as a foundation for a variety of stackable specialty certificates in the areas of Jazz Studies, Jazz Composition, Vocal Studies, Commercial Music, Instrumental Studies, Music Composition, Piano Pedagogy, and Keyboard Studies. Transfer students should consult their transfer institutions of choice for further information on specific lower‐division Music major requirements.


Careers associated with this program have a salary range from $27,000 to over $208,000 with an average salary of $71,000.

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