Frequently Asked Questions

1. How many hours of music classes do I have to take to be a recipient of a Fine Arts Scholarship? 

2. Will my courses at Shelton transfer to the UA or any other college I want to attend?  

3. What type of degree will I receive at Shelton State if I choose music as a major field of study? 

4. Are my textbooks covered in a Fine Arts Scholarship?

5. Do you have to be pursuing a degree with an emphasis in music to receive a Fine Arts Scholarship in music?

 


 

  1. How many hours of music classes do I have to take to be a recipient of a Fine Arts Scholarship?
    A student must be full time or enrolled in 12 hours.
     
  2. Will my courses at Shelton transfer to the UA or any other college I want to attend?
    Students should consult the STARS guideline on transferring courses. Previous students have transferred to various state universities.
      
  3. What type of degree will I receive at Shelton State if I choose music as a major field of study?
    A student in the Fine Arts may choose to get an Associate in Arts degree.
     

  4. Are my textbooks covered in a Fine Arts Scholarship?
    No, scholarships are tuition waivers only.
     

  5. Do you have to be pursuing a degree with an emphasis in music to receive a Fine Arts Scholarship in music?
    No, scholarships for Shelton Singers and Shelton State Jazz Ensemble are awarded to talented students with choral and band experience.