Major Ensemble Information
NOTE: MUS 189, 193, 194, 195, 196, 197 and 198 may be taken up to four times. Credit will not be given beyond four semesters. Course numbers MUS 189 through 198 are performance ensembles and open to all qualified Community College students. Music majors should check with senior institutions regarding the transferability of these courses. All music majors must enroll in at least one major performing ensemble from MUS 189, 193, 194, 195, 196, 197, and 198 for credit during each semester. Once they have successfully completed four semesters of their major ensemble music majors may enroll in any major or minor ensemble as an audit.
All Music Major core curricula are restricted. Students interested in completing a music degree must schedule an interview with the music department program director, complete a music theory pre-test, piano placement and aural perception exam to determine any need for remedial course work. Successful completion of all music courses requires the grade of C (73%) or better.Contact: Music Department (616) 234-3940.