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2017-2018 Archived Catalog 
2017-2018 Archived Catalog

Associate in Fine Arts, Music Option

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Associate in Fine Arts - Music
Option Fine Arts Division

Program Code: ASFM2

Office: Visual Arts & Design Center VADC100

Phone: Phone: (810) 762-0443

The Associate in Fine Arts Degree - Music is designed for students who plan to transfer to a university, college, or conservatory and major in music. Focus is on music foundation classes and general education requirements that will transfer to other institutions. See a music advisor to choose the courses that are best to meet your career or transfer goals.

General Education Requirements

Humanities (6 credits)

Social Science (6 credits)

Courses must be taken in more than one academic discipline

  • Complete two 100 level or higher Social Science courses Credits 6 / 6 Contact Hours

Mathematics (4-5 credits)

  • Complete MATH 130   or higher Mathematics course

Additional Associate in Fine Arts Requirement (8 credits)

  • Complete two 100 level or higher Natural Science courses - Courses must be taken in more than one academic discipline and one course must have a lab Credits 8 / 8 Contact Hours

Group Total: Credits 30-31 / 32-35 Contact Hours

4 Semesters of Ensemble

Music majors are required to participate in Band (instrumentalists) or Choir (vocalists) for four semesters. A chamber ensemble may be substituted for jazz majors (Jazz Ensemble), guitarists (Guitar Ensemble), and string and piano players (String Ensemble/Piano Trio).

Select one group of courses from the following:

Group Total: Credits 35 / 47-51 Contact Hours

Recommended Elective Courses

  • Program does not specify Recommended Elective Courses for degree completion Credits 0 / 0 Contact Hours

Group Total: Credits 0 / 0 Contact Hours

Computer Competency Requirement

Beginning 2016, demonstration of computer competency is a degree requirement at Mott Community College

Computer competency can be demonstrated by one of two ways:

NOTE: Some programs require taking COMG-153; for these programs, the Test-Out option is not available. For those programs that do not require COMG-153, the competency test-out option is available and can be taken in the Academic Testing Center, located on the 3rd floor of the Mott Library.

Program Total: Credits 65-66 / 79-86 Contact Hours


  1. All course and degree requirements must be met
  2. 15 credits minimum must be earned at MCC
  3. Minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0

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