The mission of San Diego State University’s School of Music and Dance is to provide the highest quality education for performers, choreographers, educators, researchers, and those who may be in fields related to music and dance. In addition, the School of Music and Dance is committed to provide the general student, our future audience, with the deepest understanding and appreciation of music and dance. The School of Music and Dance serves a varied intellectual and ethnic student body in a culturally rich environment.
Estimated Cost Estimated Cost
$100 Per Unit
Completion Time Min. Completion Time
1 Semester
Course Format Course Format
In Person

Out-of-State Applicants
While we welcome out-of-state students, SDSU Global Campus currently cannot accept applications from students residing in some specific states. Please check back often, as this list of approved states does change. View the list of authorized states here.

Starting fall 2022, we will be switching to a post-pay model, meaning you may enroll in classes without a payment required. You will need to submit your full payment through my.SDSU within 48 hours from the date of enrollment. Click here for more information.

Course List

Courses Units SP SU FA
MUSIC 0170 Indoor Drumline/Color Guard/Dance Team 1      
MUSIC 0170.01 Pep Band 1      
MUSIC 0370 Pep Band 1      
MUSIC 0370.01 Indoor Drumline/Color Guard/Dance Team 1      
MUSIC 0375 Marching Band 1      
MUSIC 0386 Chamber Singers 1    

*Dates and fees subject to change.

Courses

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MUSIC 0170 Indoor Drumline/Color Guard/Dance Team
Sections for string, woodwind, brass, piano, vocal, and mixed ensemble groups of three or more players. May be repeated with new content. See Class Schedule for specific content. Maximum credit four units.

Prerequisites: Consent of instructor

Format: In Person

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MUSIC 0170.01 Pep Band
Study and public performance of literature for the ensemble. Practical experience in rehearsal and performance techniques.

Format: In Person

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MUSIC 0370 Pep Band
Sections for string, woodwind, brass, piano, vocal, and mixed ensemble groups of three or more players.

Prerequisites: Consent of instructor

Format: In Person

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MUSIC 0370.01 Indoor Drumline/Color Guard/Dance Team
Study and public performance of literature and pageantry for the ensemble. Practical experience in rehearsal and performance techniques.

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MUSIC 0375 Marching Band
Study and public performance of representative literature for the ensemble. Practical experience in rehearsal technique. Maximum Credits: maximum combined credit for MUSIC 175 and 375 eight units.

Format: In Person

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Instructors
James Murren
MUSIC 0386 Chamber Singers
Study and public performance of representative literature for the ensemble. Practical experience in rehearsal technique. Maximum Credits: four units.

Prerequisites: Consent of instructor

Format: In Person

Note: The performance group courses are devoted to the study in detail and the public performance of a wide range of representative literature for each type of ensemble, and designed to provide students with practical experience in rehearsal techniques.
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