Music - Associate in Arts

Program/CIP Code: MUSC.AA/24.0101
Credits Required: 63
Division: Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences

This degree is intended as a two-year program for students planning to complete a bachelor’s degree in music or a music-related education. If the program is completed as specified, the General Education courses will transfer to all Kansas Regents universities as a block.

A limited number of performance grants are available to qualified students. Individuals with experience in solo and ensemble performance should apply directly to the coordinator at 913-288-7634.

College Requirement

Course Credit Hours
BLUE 0101 Freshman Seminar 1

All first time degree-seeking students are required to take BLUE-0101, Freshman Seminar.  See exemptions

General Education Requirement

Course Credit Hours
ENG 0101 Composition I* 3
ENG 0102 Composition II* 3
SPCH 0151
SPCH 0201
Public Speaking* or
Interpersonal Communication
MATH 0105 College Algebra** or higher 3-5
Humanities (3 Disciplines) 9
Social Science Electives (2 Disciplines) 6
Natural and Physical Science Elective 4-5
Foreign Language Elective 5
Total General Education Requirements 36-39

Degree Specific Requirements

Course Credit Hours
MUSC 0111 Music Theory I 4
MUSC 0112 Music Theory II * 4
MUSC 0213 Music Theory III * 4
MUSC 0214 Music Theory IV * 4
Performance Ensembles – 4 semesters 4
Applied Lessons – 4 semesters 4
Piano class or applied piano – 2 semesters 2
Total Music Program Requirements 20-22

Total Hours

Total hours to complete Degree 63-66

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