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Rockford University

B.A. On Campus
48 months
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31900 USD/year
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About

Students may pursue the Music program of Rockford University, which will give them an opportunity to concentrate work in the disciplines of music, and be assured broad exposure to other disciplines.

Overview

The Music program of Rockford University is useful if students would like to develop an interdisciplinary major and concentrate work in more than one department. Likely combinations include music and business, music and religion or music and international studies.

Special Requirements for all Music Majors

  • Prospective Music majors must audition and demonstrate an acceptable level of proficiency or aptitude in the major applied area of study (voice, piano, strings, etc.).
  • All entering first-year Music majors must take a music theory placement examination administered by the Music faculty.
  • All Music majors must demonstrate a basic proficiency in piano by successful completion of the piano proficiency examination no later than the end of their junior year.
  • All Music majors must attend a specified number of recitals and concerts each semester.
  • All Music majors must participate in an ensemble for a minimum of five semesters.

Careers and Internships

Graduates in the performing arts may choose from a variety of career options. Some attend professional training schools and/or graduate school for further concentration in their studies in dance, music, or theatre. Others earn certification through the Rockford University education department and teach at the primary or secondary level.

Performing arts graduates often pursue careers in jobs requiring presentational abilities: teaching, advertising, public relations, radio, sales, television, repertory and community theatres, recreation and film. The performing arts degree also may lead to a career in the performing arts, arts therapy, private studio teaching, or arts management.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Music Theory
  • Aural Skills 
  • Music History
  • Literature and Style in Musical Theatre
  • Conducting
  • Composition

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed application (clearly written or typed)
  • USD $50.00 application fee
  • Official certified copies of all secondary school transcripts evaluated by an NACES member
  • Official certified copies of academic transcripts from all college
  • Course descriptions for all college or university level classes that you have taken (no transfer credit will be awarded without them). All course descriptions must have a certified English translation
  • Official copies of any leaving certificates or diplomas from all secondary schools 
  • Written or typed Statement of Intent
  • Certification of Finances 
  • Official TOEFL or IELTS-Academic score reports for non-native speakers of English
  • Official ACT or SAT score reports
  • Copies of your passport, visa stamp, arrival/departure document (I-94 card), and current Form I-20
  • 2 Letters of Recommendation

Tuition Fee

  • International

    31900 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 31900 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    31900 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 31900 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.

Funding

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