Oakland Community College 
Programs

MUSIC

Certificate Program (MUS.CT)

   This Music Certificate is designed to provide a solid and comprehensive foundation in music to those students not interested in pursuing an Associate Degree in Liberal Arts.

Major Requirements Credits
MUS 1540 Music History: Western Music I 3
MUS 1550 Music History: Western Music II 3
MUS 1620 Ear Training and Sight Singing I 2
MUS 1630 Music Theory I 3
MUS 1640 Ear Training and Sight Singing II 2
MUS 1650 Music Theory II 3

Required Supportive Courses
Students must choose a minimum of 19 credits from any of the following courses:
 
MUS 1510 Piano I 2
MUS 1520 Piano II 2
MUS 1570 Guitar I 2
MUS 1580 Guitar II 2
MUS 1585 World Music 3
MUS 1590 History of Music: Rock 3
MUS 1680 Music Theory: Jazz 2
MUS 16901 Jazz Improvisation 2
MUS 1810 Voice I 2
MUS 1820 Voice II 2
MUS 1860 Conducting 2
MUS 2011 Music Composition (Standard Tune) 3
MUS 2021 Music Composition (Art Music) 3
MUS 2551-2558 Applied Music: Vocal or Instrumental Instruction (each) 1
MUS 2601-2605 Recital/Special Project (each) 1
   
1 Students who select Jazz Improvisation to fulfill this requirement will need to complete a total of 4 credits from the Ensemble, Chorale, Jazz Band combination.