Eric VanMiddendorp

Eric VanMiddendorp

"I chose Grand Valley primarily because of their co-op system. I like that by the time you graduate you have over a year of experience." - Eric VanMiddendorp, engineering major Read More

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Grand Rapids Community College

Program Guide: Music

First Year

First Semester
MUS 113 3
MUS 115 1
MUS 121 1
MTA approved MA course 4
MUS 195 or 196 or 197 1
EN 100 or 101 3
Elective 3
16
Second Semester
MUS 114 3
MUS 251 3
MUS 116 1
MUS 122 1
EN 102 3
World Perspective elective 3
Science elective 3
17
 

Second Year

First Semester
MUS 213 3
MUS 215 1
MUS 252 3
PS 110 3
MUS 221 1
U.S. Diversity elective 3
14
Second Semester
MUS 214 3
MUS 216 1
Social Science elective 3
MUS 222 1
Science lab elective 4
Humanities elective 3
15
 

NOTES:

  • Transfer students are required to complete a minimum of 30 hours at Grand Valley, which include at least eight hours in applied music, three hours in major ensembles, and nine additional hours in music to be determined by the advisor.
  • Degrees offered: B.A., B.M., and B.M.E.
  • Each applicant will be required to arrange a personal audition with the Music Department.
  • All students will be required to take a theory placement exam and a keyboard placement exam.
  • All majors must fulfill the department recital and Music Major Seminar attendance requirements, fulfill the keyboard musicianship requirements, and perform one or two faculty-approved recitals, as appropriate to the degree program selected.
  • This guide fulfills the Michigan Transfer agreement (MTA). Science electives must be selected from different disciplines.  Social science elective must be a non-PS course.  Humanities elective must be a non-MUS course.  Please check with your community college advisor for additional associate degree requirements.  GVSU will still honor the MACRAO agreement.
  • IT IS STRONGLY RECOMMENDED THAT STUDENTS SEE THE GRCC COUNSELING AND CAREER CENTER FOR A LIST OF COURSES THAT WILL FULFILL ELECTIVES.
  • World Perspectives electives:  AN 201, AN 210, AN 285, BA 288, EC 290, EN 252, EN 281, EN 282, FR 232, GR 232, GE 135, GE 210, GE 296, HS 101, HS 102, HS 120, HS 121, HS 230, HS 239, HS 240, HS 241, HS 242, HS 290, HS 295, PS 201, PS 202, PS 215, SP 232
  • U.S. Diversity electives:  AN 280, COM 235, EN 251, EN 261, EN 270, EN 271, EN 272, EN 278, GE 281, HS 215, HS 249, HS 250, HS 281, PL 207, SO 254, SO 260, SO 261, SO 262, SO 265, SO 270
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