Incoming music students

Registration Steps for Music Majors and Non-Music Majors:

Music Majors:

 

Credit by Exam:

          Music accepts up to 6 semester credit hours via Credit by Exam for the following courses:

  •           3.0 semester credit hours for MUSI 1311 (Music Theory I) - Music AP Test score of 3-5
  •           3.0 semester credit hours for MUSI 1312 (Music Theory II) - Music AP Test score of 5 

          Music accepts up to 2 semester credit hours via Credit by Departmental Exam for the following courses:

  •           1.0 semester credit hour for MUSI 1116 (Sightsinging & Aural Skills I) – Departmental Exam: contact cdnies@actx.edu or Jim Laughlin at jelaughlin@actx.edu for testing
  •           1.0 semester credit hour for MUSI 1117 (Sightsinging & Aural Skills II) – Departmental Exam: contact cdnies@actx.edu or Jim Laughlin at jelaughlin@actx.edu for testing

Students wishing to apply AP or other credit by exam options for Amarillo College credit must follow the procedures at https://www.actx.edu/registrar/credit-by-examination  Students must complete testing for MUSI 1116 and/or 1117 credit with Jim Laughlin by June of admission year, plus complete applicable AC credit by exam paperwork with the registrar's office.