Musicians and singers use their talents to entertain others with their performances and for personal enjoyment. Some travel all over the world on concert tours. An Associate in Arts Degree in Music will prepare you with a strong introduction to music theory, performance, sight singing and applied music lessons with instruction of your choice.
Students interested in pursuing a degree in Theatre, Music or Dance should contact the Performing Arts Department prior to registering for classes due to audition requirements for certain classes and valuable scholarship opportunities, 772-462-7727.
Once You Complete the Program
Perform as a solo artist or in ensembles in sound studios, television, movies, radio, nightclubs, concert halls, theatres, amusements parks and cruise ships. Transfer your credits to a four-year Bachelor's Degree program at a university.
Academic Plans/Guided Pathways for Music
For course descriptions, see the College Catalog.Academic Plans/Guided Pathways are recommended sequences of courses and prerequisites needed to complete your degree. It is a general suggestion for when to take your courses; it is not a course schedule. Students should meet with their advisors to make appropriate course selections. The Academic Plans/Guided Pathways listed below are for the current academic year. Students should consult with their advisors for plan requirements specific to their academic year.
Complete your first two years of college at IRSC, and you’re guaranteed the right to transfer as a junior to a Bachelor’s Degree program at a Florida public university—or continue in a Bachelor’s Degree program at IRSC.