Students who arrive at Mt. SAC with an extensive music theory background, such as those who have completed the advanced level of the MTAC Certificate of Merit program, may be able to earn credit for Music 2 and Music 5A through Credit by Exam.
In Credit by Exam, a student takes an exam instead of enrolling in a course. A student’s grade on this exam becomes his or her grade in the course and will appear on the student’s transcript.
To be eligible to receive credit for Music 2 and Music 5A by exam, you must be a Mt. SAC student in good standing who is not currently enrolled in these courses. You may not have taken these courses before beyond the drop deadline.
To find out more about Credit by Exam option for Music 2 and Music 5A, or to schedule an examination time, please contact Dr. Robert Bowen.