Music, B.A. (2020-2021 Archive)
Music Therapy Option

The Transfer Degree Road Map on this page presumes the completion of lower division General Education, Title 5 (United States History and Government), and lower division core requirements for this major. See General Education Rules for more information. Lower division major requirements can be found by looking at the 4-Year Degree Road Map for this major. Refer to ASSIST for transfer information and articulation of courses taken at California Community Colleges. Verified Associate Degree for Transfer (ADT) STAR Act students should use the ADT/STAR Act Degree Road Map for their major.

Once transfer coursework is evaluated, applicants and admitted students can use the Degree Progress Report/Planner to learn which requirements need to be completed.

To meet residency requirements, students must complete a minimum of 30 units at CSUN: 24 units must be upper division, 12 units in the major and 9 units in General Education.

The below Music Therapy Option Transfer Plan is based on student placing out of Musicianship 4 (MUS 212/L), Theory/Harmony 2 (MUS 214) and Keyboard Musicianship 4 (MUS 210B). Fundamentals of Music Technology and Lab is also required (MUS 191/L).

Transfer Year 1: 1st Semester

Course Units
MUS 201 3
MUS 360/L 3
MUS 390MI 2
MUS 477 1
GE Upper Division* 3
Electives 4
Total 16

Transfer Year 1: 2nd Semester

Course Units
MUS 202 3
MUS 477 1
MUS 492/L 4
MUS 483ME/L 2
Music Therapy Electives 3
Electives 1
Total 14

Transfer Year 2: 1st Semester

Course Units
MUS 307 (also meets GE Upper Division Comparative Cultures) 3
MUS 477 1
MUS 491 3
PSY 310 3
Music Therapy Electives Upper Division 2
GE Upper Division* 3
Total 15

Transfer Year 2: 2nd Semester

Course Units
MUS 392/L 4
MUS 477 1
MUS 494A/C 4
SPED 400 3
Elective 3
Total 15

*If needed, select GE Upper Division courses that also satisfy: (1) IC: Information Competence, (2) GE Comparative Cultural Studies, and/or (3) Title 5 requirements in American History and/or US/State/Local Government.