The Certificate in Guitar at California State University Channel Islands is designed to prepare individuals for a career as a professional guitarist working in a diverse range of musical styles.
Courses specifically focus on sight-reading music, technique, music theory, fret-board knowledge, ear-training, music history, repertoire and proficiency in many musical genres including jazz, classical, blues, rock, funk and other popular musical styles. The certificate will culminate with a recital/lecture or a CD recording project in their senior year.
At a Glance
- Area of study: Guitar and music recording
- Ideal for: Individuals who aspire to a career as a professional guitarist
- Location: Camarillo Campus
- Program format: Lecture and lab
- Number of courses: 6
- Program length: varies
- Fees: $270 per unit
- Financial Assistance: Certificate Programs do not qualify for Financial Aid. Matriculated students may use Financial aid.