Oct 03, 2022
Academic Program Code: 622
This program is designed for those students who intend to transfer to Ferris State University to pursue a Bachelor of Science in Music and Entertainment Business. By completing this GRCC program, students will earn an Associate of Arts from GRCC and will have met most requirements for the GRCC Digital Audio Specialist Certificate. After completing the bachelor’s degree at Ferris, students will be prepared for jobs in promotion and production, sales, marketing and management, advertising, and public relations.
General Transfer Notes
The coursework needed to complete this program is listed below. The courses transfer and satisfy requirements at Ferris State University.
Students should contact Ferris State University to obtain additional detailed information about transfer requirements. Ferris State University ultimately makes the decisions about how each course will be used to meet the bachelor’s degree requirements. Students should also review the specific admission requirements for Ferris State University and this Ferris State University program.
GRCC advisors and faculty are available to help students navigate transfer resources and create an individualized transfer plan, including selection of elective courses, which meets all GRCC and Ferris State University requirements.
Graduates of this program will earn an Associate of Arts degree from GRCC and may be eligible to earn the Michigan Transfer Agreement (MTA) credential.
General Education Courses
Select a minimum of 30 credit hours of coursework from the General Education course list. Select coursework as directed below. Use transfer resources available and advising to select coursework based on Ferris State University requirements.
English Composition and Communications
Select one (1) Humanities General Education Elective from a subject other than MUS.
Natural Sciences and Mathematics
Select two (2) Natural Sciences General Education courses from two (2) different subject areas; one (1) must be a lab.
See Program Notes for alternative Mathematics courses.
General Education Total Credit Hours
Program Elective Courses
The remaining number of courses needed to complete the program will depend on the number of credit hours still needed to reach the 86 credits required for graduation (must be at least 4 credits to meet the Ferris State University requirement). Course selections should be made based on the major at Ferris.
In What Order Should I Take Classes?
Please select courses from the Priority I list. Select courses based on the number of credits you are taking in the semester, for example, if you are a part time student you do not have to take all of the courses listed. If you are unable to schedule Priority I courses, move to and select from the list of Priority II, Priority III, Priority IV, Priority V, and Priority VI courses.
NOTE: This priority schedule assumes the student is prepared to take the courses listed. If prerequisites are required, additional semesters may be required to complete this degree.
Meet with an Academic Program Advisor and consult My Degree Path for specific degree requirements.