The Performer's Certificate

Units required for the certificate: 22

Program Description

The Performer's Certificate is a post-master's level program designed to attract highly qualified instrumentalists, vocalists, and conductors. Instruction is at an advanced level for very talented and dedicated performers who have completed graduate programs or who are found acceptable into this program through a very competitive audition.

Program Requirements

Required Courses (22 Units)
Select one of the following course pairs:8
Choral Conducting Applied Music
Choral Conducting Techniques
Instrumental Conducting Applied Music
Instrumental Conducting Techniques
Graduate Applied Music
Performance Techniques
MUSC 142 series course 12
MUSC 144 series course 22
MUSC 285Graduate Recital2
MUSC 285Graduate Recital (second recital)2
MUSC 295Fieldwork in Music1
MUSC 299Special Problems2
Select 3 units of Graduate music electives 1, 23
Total Units22

May include serving as assistant to Director.


May be taken during Summer/January sessions.