Certificate of Achievement
The completion of this Certificate of Achievement in Music Composition prepares students for transfer into a Bachelor of Arts in Music degree in Music Composition. This program is part of a group of stackable certificates in specialty areas that are built upon the Basic Music Skills Certificate of Achievement. During the program, students will develop the music composition portfolios that they will submit as part of their transfer applications. The certificate includes basic skills in Music Theory and Musicianship. The certificate also emphasizes composition for small and large ensembles in a variety of classical music genres. 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.