Degrees and Certificates

​​T​he Commercial Music program offers degrees and certificates in four specialization tracks:

Recording Technology


Associate of Applied Science Degree
Certificate, Level 1

Recording Technology Certificate (One-Year Certificate)

View Degree Plan for Recording Technology Certificate (One-Year Certificate) 
Certificate, Level 2

Recording Technology Level II Certificate

View Degree Plan for Recording Technology Level 2 Certificate 
 

Composition and Digital Music Production


Associate of Applied Science Degree
Certificate, Level 1

Digital Music Production Certificate

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Certificate, Level 1

Composition Certificate

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Music Business and Entrepreneurship


Associate of Applied Science Degree
Certificate, Level 1

Music Business and Entrepreneurship Certificate

View Degree Plan for Music Business and Entrepreneurship Certificate 
 

Performing Musician


Associate of Applied Science Degree
Certificate, Level 1

Performing Musician Certificate

View Degree Plan for Performing Musician Certificate 
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Length of time is based on catalog degree plans. Prerequisites may be required, which are not included in this estimate. For most programs, full-time student status is assumed, a minimum of 12 credit hours per semester.

Cost is based on tuition rates for program hours and Dallas County residents. It does not include additional supplies, fees or books. Find out about financial aid.


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