Associate of Arts in Music (A.A.)

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Associate of Arts in Music (A.A.)

Associate of Arts

The associate’s degree in music provides students with foundational understanding and skills, in preparation for further education for such professions as church ministry, teaching, music and music therapy. Students receive comprehensive musical training. They acquire cross-cultural sensitivity in order to work with Christ’s disciples across the globe. Students also deepen their understanding of theory, music history and performance in the two-year degree.

Music (A.A.) Courses

Program Requirements


II. General Education - 39 Credits


III. Music Major - 20 Credits *


Total - 66-74 Credits*


1 Select humanities electives from COM, ENG, ESL, FAR, HIS, HUM, LAN, MUS, PHI, or PRC.

2 Select social science elective from ANT, CSJ, ECO, ESL, GEO, HIS, POL, PSY, or SOC.

3 P.E. Electives or Varsity Team Sports: If a student is anticipating pursuing a Bachelor of Music Education, it will be necessary to take Rhythmic Movement (PED 125 ) as the physical education activity elective.

4Click here  for a list of Global Awareness courses.

5 Students earning an A.A. in Music must complete four (4) satisfactory semesters of Music Hour. Transfer students must complete a Music Hour credit for every semester enrolled in the Music Department at Crown College.

6 Fine arts courses include music, art, drama, and dance. COM 328  and COM 446  also qualify as fine arts electives. (Only three credits of music organizations and/or lessons can be counted toward humanities/fine arts requirements.)

* Some courses in the Music concentration may be used to fulfill Humanities or Fine Arts Electives as part of the General Education Core.



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