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Music Department Course Transfer Evaluations

Who evaluates Music Department music transfer courses?

Authorized Music faculty are responsible for music course transfer decisions. The Chair is the arbiter in the case of a dispute.

Procedure

All incoming students (transfer and first-year) must complete the Beginning Music Theory Assessment before their assigned orientation date.  The results of this assessment will be used to place students at the appropriate level in the music core curriculum.  Transfer coursework in other areas of music is evaluated by a review of the student’s transcript.

Student should:

  • Complete the online Beginning Music Theory Assessment (musicassessment.colum.edu)
  • Pending Music Theory Assessment scores, prepare for further assessment in keyboard.  For those students whose primary performance area is guitar or voice, prepare for further assessment in the appropriate area.  (More information can be found in the Orientation RSVP confirmation.)

Timeline:

Evaluation of music courses will take place within six weeks of completion of the Music Theory Assessment. 

Student will receive:

Students will receive an email listing the courses that have been transferred into the major.

If you have any questions, please contact:

Becky Harlow

Academic Coordinator, Music

312-369-7977

rharlow@colum.edu

1014 S. Michigan Ave., Room 322

                     or

Rosita Sands, Associate Chair

1014 S. Michigan Ave., Room 311

312-369-6286

rsands@colum.edu

 

 

Still have questions?

Please contact the Office of Degree Evaluation

Susan Sindlinger

Director

312-369-7984

ssindlinger@colum.edu

 

Revised 2/13