Music, University Transfer
*Please note that sequencing is designed for transfer to the University of Alberta unless otherwise noted.
The Music, University Transfer program is designed to prepare students for entrance into the third year of a four year program at the University of Alberta’s Faculty of Arts, Edmonton and Augustana Faculty, Camrose. Grande Prairie Regional College can offer you up to 63 credits toward the Bachelor of Music Degree programs offered at these locations. Application to third year Bachelor of Music at the University of Alberta requires an audition or portfolio. For program guidelines and details on requirements, consult an Advisor in Student Services. Admission to this University Transfer program will be considered only after a successful audition.
You require the following Alberta Education high school courses:
- English 30-1
- Any four of Social Studies 30, a 30-level language other than English, a second 30-level language other than English, Biology 30, Chemistry 30, Physics 30, Mathematics 30-1 or 30-2 or Mathematics 31, Science 30, one approved Fine Arts subject (Music 30 preferred).
- A performance audition is required before you are offered admission. Contact the Fine Arts Department to schedule an audition.
- Music Theory and Aural Skills Placement Exam**
**Applicants who do not present successful completion of MU1000 or Grade Two Conservatory Music Theory will be required to write a Music Theory Placement examination before registering in this program. Students who do not demonstrate the equivalent of grade two theory skills will take longer to complete this program of study.
*To meet the Residency Requirement at the University of Alberta, students may only transfer 63 credits chosen from the 66 credits listed.