Portland Community College | Portland, Oregon Portland Community College

Music and Sonic Arts, Career Pathway certificate

Students sitting with a computer and sound equipment in a lab

Award information

Degrees and certificates by number of terms to complete
Award Length Financial aid eligible Currently accepting students?
Career Pathway Certificate: Music and Sonic ArtsLess than 1 year

Learn more about Music and Sonic Arts and all 4 awards available »



Course listing for the 2021-2022 catalog year.

Plan of Study Grid
First TermCredits
MUC 101 Contemporary Music Theory I 3
MUC 120A Sight Singing and Ear Training I 1
MUC 130A Rhythm Training I 1
MUC 140A Group Piano I 2
MUC 223 Recording Technology I: Analog Fundamentals 3
MUS 170 Music Technology: Beats and Basics 3
Second Term
MUC 102 Contemporary Music Theory II 3
MUC 120B Sight Singing and Ear Training II 1
MUC 130B Rhythm Training II 1
MUC 140B Group Piano II 2
MUC 224 Recording Technology II: Signal Processing & Tracking 3
MUS 171 Music Technology: Record and Mix 3
Third Term
MUC 103 Contemporary Music Theory III 3
MUC 120C Sight Singing and Ear Training III 1
MUC 130C Rhythm Training III 1
MUC 140C Group Piano III 2
MUC 225 Recording Technology III: Running a Studio 3
MUS 172 Music Technology: Record, Remix and DJ 3
 Total Credits39

Next steps

Applying to PCC is free and only takes a few minutes.Apply now

Not quite ready to apply?

We can help you get the information you need.