Students must present a full-length qualifying solo recital at the end of their second semester and a full-length solo recital in their final semester. Vocal students must demonstrate competency equal to two years of high school instruction or a college level course in French, German, or Italian.
Students must maintain a minimum 3.0 grade point average in all advanced certificate coursework, with no less than a grade of C in any course. Only three units of coursework with a grade of C can count toward the performance certificate.
All units in this certificate program are applicable to the various specializations in the Bachelor of Music degree program. However, not all courses are required in each specialization. All university entrance requirements must be met to matriculate as a music major. See requirements for each specialization listed under the music major.
Students must complete the following 33 unit program: