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Applied Music: Bachelor Degree


  • Location
    Broadway (King Edward) Campus
  • Campuses
    Broadway

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    City of Vancouver
  • Length
    Two Years (final two years of four-year program)
  • Tuition Estimate
    $4694 per year
  • Book & Supplies Cost Estimates
    $301 + books per year
  • Credential Granted
    Bachelor's Degree

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Application Deadline Advice

Applications must be submitted to the School of Music by April 3.

Application Fee: $35

1) Program Admission Requirements

Academic

  • VCC's Music Diploma (or equivalent) with at least a "B" average and at least an "A-" grade in the specialized performance or academic area
Non-Academic
  • written proposal to the VCC music department outlining your goals and proposed program of work
  • two letters of recommendation (written by persons other than family or close friends within three months of the program start date) 
  • successfully audition in a specialized performance area (ie - voice or instrument) or if you wish to pursue an academic stream, submit two recent 3500 word papers
Admission Advice

1. A VCC English Language Assessment is required if English is not your first language and you are presenting foreign documents,

2. An entrance audition or interview will be scheduled once all documents are received.

3. All requests for transfer credits or course exemptions must be submitted with your application.

4. You are asked to contact the School of Music to obtain more information about applying to this program. The School of Music may be e-mailed at: music@vcc.ca.


 

2) Institution Admission Requirements

Applicants also have to satisfy VCC's institution admission requirements as listed below.

English Language Requirements

Summary

Check individual programs for English proficiency requirements

Verify with the institution directly

 

General Admission Requirements (All Students)

English Language Requirement - Applicants must have proficiency in English at a level suitable for their desired program.

BC Secondary School (or equivalent)

You must meet the admission requirements of your intended program before your name is added to a waitlist or registered in a program.

Special Note: The admission requirements for all VCC programs are detailed separately in Education Planner.

 

Out-of-Province

You must meet the admission requirements of your intended program before your name is added to a waitlist or registered in a program.

Special Note: The admission requirements for all VCC programs are detailed separately in Education Planner.

BC Transfer Student

If you have prior post-secondary education that you want to transfer to VCC you must make a formal request through the Registrar's Office by completing an Approval for Transfer Credit form and attaching all required documents. For more information call 604.443.8411.

Out-of-Province Transfer Student

If you have prior post-secondary education that you want to transfer to VCC you must make a formal request through the Registrar's Office by completing an Approval for Transfer Credit form and attaching all required documents. For more information call 604.443.8411.

 

Mature Student

You must be at least 18 years old (unless you have graduated from Secondary School) to meet the general admission requirement for VCC. In addition, specific program admission requirements must also be met.

Special Note: The admission requirements for all VCC programs are detailed separately in Education Planner.

 

International Student

VCC International is the information gateway for International Students. It includes information on admission requirements, application procedures and much more.

Other Student (including Special Consideration)

Not Applicable

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