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Music, Bachelor

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Costa Mesa, CA, United States
The Music department at Vanguard University seeks to facilitate an environment of musical creativity, expressive performance, and contextualized music education with a Christ-centered and Spirit-empowered perspective and worldview.
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Overview

Learning outcomes

The bachelor of Music degree at Vanguard University is a professional degree preparing and equipping students for graduate programs or a career in music. Entrance into the bachelor of music degree is by audition only. Auditions are scheduled after students have applied to the university.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Harmony and Form 
  • Musicianship 
  • Introduction to Music Technology
  • Music Form and Literature 
  • Introduction to Conducting

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    80

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    550

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks.

General Requirements

  • Affidavit of Financial Support. Submit annual financial certification showing financial sponsorship for duration of planned study. Financial aid, with the exception of institutional talent scholarships, is not available for international students.
  • Deposit. For Fall students, submit a check in US dollars to cover 70% of basic costs of first academic year before the I-20 form is issued. For Spring students, submit a check in US dollars to cover 100% of basic costs of the Spring semester before the I-20 form is issued.
  • TOEFL. International students for whom English is not their native language are required to take the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) and submit their scores to the Undergraduate Admissions Office. A score of at least 550 on the paper-based test, 213 on the computer-based test, or 80 on the internet-based test, is required for admission to Vanguard University.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    35850 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 17925 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    35850 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 17925 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Costa Mesa

  • 1100 - 1600 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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