DVC's music program is a great start! We provide a broad range of courses to expand your musical potential. Students gain a foundation for specializations in instrumental performance, vocal performance, jazz performance, composition, commercial music, musicology, ethnomusicology, music education, and music therapy.
The music program will prepare you for work in a variety of occupations and career paths, including:
With additional education:
Change your life with a music degree. Our program gives you options to explore.
A certificate readily prepares you to enter a particular field or career. It can also give you new skills for advancement in the workplace.
An associate degree requires a broader education for career options in a range of industries. It's a great step towards earning a bachelor degree at a four-year school or entering the workforce sooner.
Associate Degrees for Transfer:
A transfer degree is equivalent to the first two years of a bachelor’s degree program. Earning one can guarantee admission to California State Universities, some private and online universities, and Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs). ADTs, along with a transfer agreement guarantee (TAG) with the University of California system can help you achieve your goals for less. Learn about transfer services.