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*Please note that sequencing is designed for transfer to the University of Alberta unless otherwise noted.
The Music, University Transfer program is designed to prepare students for entrance into the third year of a four year program at the University of Alberta’s Faculty of Arts, Edmonton and Augustana Faculty, Camrose. Northwestern Polytechnic can offer students up to 63 credits toward the Bachelor of Music Degree programs offered at these locations. Application to third year Bachelor of Music at the University of Alberta requires an audition or portfolio. For program guidelines and details on requirements, consult an Academic Advisor in the Registrar's Office. Admission to this University Transfer program will be considered only after a successful audition.
Applicants require the following Alberta Education high school courses:
- English 30-1
- Any four of Social Studies 30-1, a 30-level language other than English, a second 30-level language other than English, Biology 30, Chemistry 30, Physics 30, Mathematics 30-1 or 30-2 or Mathematics 31, Science 30, one approved Fine Arts subject.
- A performance audition is required before students are offered admission. Contact the Fine Arts Department to schedule an audition.
- Music Theory proficiency**
**Applicants must present successful completion of MU1000 or Royal Conservatory Level 8 Theory, Conservatory Canada Gr. 4 or must pass a Music Theory Placement examination before being accepted to the program.
**Students are advised to decide their Bachelor of Music route prior to Year 2. The three routes at the University are the General Route, the Performance Route, and the Composition and Theory Route.
*To meet the Residency Requirement at the University of Alberta, students may only transfer 63 credits chosen from the 66 credits listed.