Capilano University

Jazz Studies - Education Stream

Program Information

School:Capilano University
Field of Study:Jazz/Jazz Studies
Music Teacher Education
Description:Students must complete all courses outlined in one of the following major areas of study to be eligible for the Bachelor of Music in Jazz Studies degree: Major in Vocal Performance, Major in Instrumental Performance,
Major in Arranging/Composition, Major in General Studies, Major in General Studies - Education Stream. These major areas of study may include Jazz or Music electives which should be chosen in consultation with the coordinator of the program.

Certain courses in the third and fourth years of the degree program are offered on a rotational basis every two years. Be sure to consider the year that these courses are due to be offered when planning your course load for the year. The placement of these rotating courses in your schedule will not necessarily conform to the semester plans presented below. Please take every precaution to ensure that you have all the necessary prerequisites in place when you plan to take them.
URL:Jazz Studies - Education Stream at Capilano University
Length:4 Year(s)

Admission Requirements

Test Scores:
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (Computer Based) [min. 220] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Paper Based) [min. 560] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 83] or Canadian Academic English Language Assessment [min. 70]

English Language Assessment Tests: TOEFL - 83 (internet-based score), 220 (computer-based score), 560 (paper-based score); ELA - 145; Academic IELTS - 6.5 overall, and no one score less than 6; CAEL – 70; PTE - 56; Capilano University ESLF 080 with a minimum B+ grade.

Additional Admission Requirements:
    Applicants will be required to attend an interview; Audition for transfer students only. For Transfer students from other post-secondary Music programs, placement tests in theory, keyboard and aural skills are required before credits can be transferred.

    * We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

    Modified on July 01, 2016