Associate in Arts Degree (AA) in Music
The AA degree is a comprehensive program of study designed to provide the music student with a strong, well-rounded foundation in:
- Harmony & Musicianship - written and analytical skills and aural training (ear training); and
- Creative Expression - performance and composition opportunities throughout the course of study
See Degree & Certificates for details.
The College of San Mateo's Music Department offers all the lower division theory and musicianship core classes required of any music major at four-year institutions. This enables the transfer-bound music major to be eligible to enter a college or university of his/her choice as an upper division (junior) student.
For more information about transferring to other colleges, visit the Transfer Services web site.