The Associate in Music Direct Transfer Agreement degree (DTA) consists of a minimum of 104 credits as outlined. This pathway is applicable to students planning to prepare for upper division bachelor’s degree majors in music and is designed for students wishing to transfer to The University of Washington, Washington State University, Central Washington University, Western Washington University, Eastern Washington University, The Evergreen State College, Pacific Lutheran University, Northwest University, Saint Martin’s University, Seattle University, and Whitworth University.
Advising Note – This program requirement planning sheet is not a substitute for meeting with an academic advisor.
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REQUIRED MUSIC COURSES – 44 – 50 Credits
10 credits of MUSC 110 and 111 are applied toward Humanities General Requirement.
*You may test out of First-Year Music Theory for credit by Proficiency Examination.
† MUSC 110 and MUSC 111 are applied toward 10 credits of Humanities requirement.
Required each quarter for 6 quarters.
Note: 100-level courses denote 1st-year students AND 200-level denotes 2nd-year students and beyond.
GENERAL STUDIES REQUIRED COURSES – 60 Credits
10 Credits from at least two composition courses.
5 Credits of an eligible course.
|Arts and Humanities|
10 Credits Music (MUSC 110 & 111)
5 Credits Other – World Language Recommended for Music Majors.
15 Credits in THREE distinct disciplines
(It is recommended that at least one of these courses satisfy the Cultural Diversity Requirement
– See Below)
15 Credits in THREE distinct disciplines (5 CR must be in a Lab Science)
|TOTAL GENERAL STUDIES CREDITS||60|
** Cultural Diversity Requirement
This degree has a set of BC General Education requirements including Cultural Diversity.
Please choose one course to meet the Cultural Diversity Requirement.
For approved courses visit: Diversity Degree Requirement.
Effective Summer 2018, the following courses meet the Diversity Degree Requirement:
100, 108, 180, 206, 208, 219, 220, 222, 224, 235
Cultural and Ethnic Studies
100, 101, 109, 180, 200, 234, 257
102, 260, 265
101, 105, 249, 253, 254, 256, 258, 262, 264, 278.
Call (425) 564-2212 or visit BC Academic Advising page.
Music Department Contact
For additional information please contact the School of Music and Recording Arts Chairman
Last Updated May 24, 2023