Music Pathway Associate in Arts

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Take notes, then play them. With prerequisite courses, including music theory and music history, as well as private classes based on your instrument of study, this program is designed to fine-tune your talent while providing the musical foundation needed for a successful transition to a four-year institution.

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Getting Started: Spring Term 2022

Sept. 30:  Financial Aid


Jan. 3:  Application


Jan. 10:  Classes Begin

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Why Seminole State?

  • Affordable tuition: Earn a state university education at about half the cost.
  • Small class sizes: With classes of 30 or less, you don’t have to learn in an auditorium.
  • Online degree option: The courses for our A.A. degree are offered in person and online, so you can study when and where you want. 
  • Seamless transition: With your A.A. degree, you can stay at Seminole State to continue your progress toward a bachelor’s degree in a high-demand field.
  • Guaranteed transfer: Earn your A.A. here, and take advantage of guaranteed admission to UCF or one of Florida’s other state universities for your bachelor’s.
  • More than 100 University Transfer Pathways: Take prerequisite courses for majors in various fields from accounting to theater.
Music Pathway
Type: Associate in Arts
Major Code: MUS-MUSC
CIP: 1192401010
Educational Pathway: MUS-MUSC

Program Description

Available Course Course Not Offered Spring 2022
This course includes studies in music theory, both written and aural skills, including musical analysis, model composition, sight singing, ear training and improvisation. By department consent only.
This course is a continuation of MUT 1121 (Music Theory and Musicianship I). Studies in music theory, both written and aural skills, including musical analysis, model composition, sight singing, ear training and improvisation. By department consent only.
This course is a continuation of MUT 1122 (Music Theory and Musicianship II). Studies in music theory, both written and aural skills, including musical analysis, model composition, sight singing, ear training and improvisation.
This course is a continuation of MUT 2126 (Music Theory and Musicianship III). Studies in music theory, both written and aural skills, including musical analysis, musical composition, sight singing, ear training and improvisation.
This course is a study of piano for music majors.This course is taught in a classroom/piano laboratory environment. By department consent only.
This course is a continuation of Class Piano I for music majors. By department consent only.
This course is a continuation of Class Piano II for music majors. Preparation for Piano Proficiency Examination.
This course is a continuation of Class Piano III for music majors. Preparation for Piano Proficiency Examination.
This course is open to anyone in the community interested in performing all styles of concert band literature. No audition is necessary. Any band instrument will be acceptable. This course may be repeated for credit multiple times.
This course is created for a chorus of mixed voices which is open to all students of the College who enjoy singing a wide variety of choral literature. No audition is necessary. This course may be repeated for credit multiple times.
Seminole Concert Chorale is the College's premier classical choral ensemble for music majors or others with choral experience. This course may be repeated for credit multiple times.
This course is open to all students and includes the study and performance of music for wind ensemble and band. This course may be repeated for credit multiple times.
This course is open to all students and includes the study and performance of music for small woodwind ensembles. This course may be repeated for credit multiple times.
This course is open to all students and includes the study and performance of music for small brass ensembles. No audition is required. This course may be repeated for credit multiple times.
This course is open to all students and covers the study and performance of music for small ensembles. This course may be repeated for credit multiple times.
This course is open to all students and includes the study and performance of music for guitar ensembles. This course may be repeated for credit multiple times.
This music travel study course combines preparation on campus, travel and study. Content is variable depending on the program in which the student enrolls and the specific topics to be covered. Students must be 18 years of age on or before departure.
This course consists of individualized instruction of Harp Level 1.
Individualized instruction of Harp Level 2.
This course is open to all students and to all beginning students who wish to learn the fundamentals of guitar technique. The course will include material ranging from folk music to popular music.
This course is open to all students and is a continuation of MVS 1116M.
This course is open to all students and is the study of vocal techniques and vocal literature for music majors and non-music majors.
This course is open to all students and is a continuation of MVV 1110.
Individualized instruction of Harp Level 3.
Individualized instruction of Harp Level 4.
Total Credits: 60

General Education Core Course. Denotes that a class is a State of Florida General Education Core Course. Please refer to this catalog's Graduation Requirements section for specific requirements on the General Education Core Courses.

Per Florida Statute 1007.25, “Beginning with students initially entering a Florida College System institution or state university in 2014-2015 and thereafter, coursework for an associate in arts degree shall include demonstration of competency in a foreign language.” Please refer to this catalog's Graduation Requirements section for specific requirements on Foreign Language Proficiency.

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Your pursuit of higher education is admirable. So why struggle with high tuition in the process? Here we make life’s next steps affordable. Whether you’re seeking a university transfer (A.A.) degree, a four-year bachelor’s, an Associate in Science degree or even earning a technical certificate, you’ll find reasonable tuition and great value. And to us, that’s scholarly.

In fact, a full-time college education at Seminole State is more than $10,000 less each year than most state universities.

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Tuition and Fee Comparison*

 Seminole StateUFFSUUCF
Tuition and Fees$3,131$6,380$6,538$6,379
Room and Board-0-$10,400$11,472$10,300
Books and Supplies$1,000$810$1,000$1,200
Total$4,131$17,590$19,010$17,879

For more information on Seminole State's tuition and fees, please see the 2021-22 fee schedule.

* Tuition costs are based on Fall 2021 and Spring 2022 terms, with 15 credit hours per term for in-state students. Dorm fees, meal plans and book expenses are estimates based on information provided on each university's website. Lab fees and other fees that may be assessed at the time of registration may be viewed in the College fee schedule. As Seminole State is a commuter college with no residence halls on its campuses, costs for room and board are not calculated.

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