Degrees and Certificates

Music (MUSIC)

The Associate of Arts degree in music is a comprehensive program of solo and ensemble performance, music theory, musicianship, piano proficiency, and literature in which students complete typical lower-division requirements for transfer to many four-year institutions as music majors at the junior level.

Music Industry Studies (MUSX)

The Music Industry Studies program at Diablo Valley College is the #1 Career Education destination for Music Industry Studies in the Bay Area and Top 10 Music Industry school in California. Our program prepares students for a variety of careers in music production, audiovisual technology, music composition, game audio, artist management, audio engineering, and much more. For more info, please contact Dr. Nick Vasallo, Director of Music Industry Studies and Commercial Music, at with any questions you might have.

We offer a wide variety of degrees and certificates in Music Industry Studies, Commercial Music, and Audio Visual Technology:

Class schedules

MUSIC - current semester.
MUSIC - next semester.
MUSX - current semester.
MUSX - next semester.