This program is designed for transfer to a Bachelor’s degree in Music. Students may choose an elective course related to music education, music therapy, or music business. This AFA degree will transfer to Minnesota State University–Mankato, Augsburg College, St. Cloud State University, and McNally Smith College of Music. It may transfer in part or in entirety to other baccalaureate institutions. For assistance in program planning, or to explore additional transfer options, students should pick up an updated transfer guide for music majors in the Academic Advising Office and meet with an advisor.
Some students may need preparatory courses in the areas of English, mathematics, or reading. Courses numbered below 1000 will not apply toward this degree.
Two semester sequence of Keyboard Lab prepares students for the piano proficiency exam at a transfer institution. Keyboard competency exam may be administered on an individual basis, contact the piano faculty for testing.
Official Program Guide Sheet
Anoka-Ramsey Community College is currently an accredited institutional member in good standing with the National Association of Schools of Music and has been so since 2011.