Students graduating with a B.A. in Music from Cal State East Bay will be able to:
A B.A. in Music degree requires a total of 120 units:
Note: It may be possible to double-count units within the graduation requirements or that a course may satisfy both a graduation requirement and a major requirement. Students should contact their program and AACE advisors for information.
The Music curriculum is designed to serve the needs of students who have career goals in performance, composition, music technology, jazz, public school or private teaching, or graduate study, as well as those who are pursuing other fields of study and choose music as an elective.
For course descriptions and more detailed information please visit the Music Department B.A. University Catalog page.
The Music Department at CSUEB welcomes all students eager to learn the art of music-making and performing. During the application process, applicants will have the opportunity to demonstrate their musical skills and potential by way of:
During the application process the Music Department will schedule your audition. Information on auditions, future dates and expected preparation can be found on our auditions page.
If the instrumental/vocal audition option does not represent who you are, you are still encouraged to apply and demonstrate your musical potential. Applicants without classical performance experience, composers without a primary instrument, singer/songwriters, music producers and sound designers will be asked to submit samples of their creativity during the application process.