The online Bachelor of Arts / Bachelor of Science in Music degree from Valley City State University is a flexible approach to undergraduate study. This is an innovative program that is designed for students who are not able to study music on-campus and parallels the on-campus degree. Students must meet the same high standards online as those set forth in the on-campus degree in music. In addition to core classes, students may choose from a range of electives to suit their interests and professional needs. The curriculum covers both music theory and aural skills.
You will take courses that include:
- Basic Conducting
- Scoring and Arranging
- Music History and Literature
- Performance Related Courses
- Applied Instruction on a Single Instrument
- While the academic portion of this program is offered online, students must gain approval for outside performance classes, lessons and ensembles.
- High school diploma or equivalent
- 2.0 GPA or higher
- Official transcripts
- ACT or SAT scores (waived for students age 25 and older)
- Entrance audition (can be in video format)
- Proof of English language proficiency, international applicants
School Accreditation Statement
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission