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Admissions

Credit Guide for Music

College of DuPage 
College of DuPage Lake Forest College

MUSIC 1101 – Music Theory I PLUS
MUSIC 1107 – Aural Skills I

MUSC 251 – Music Theory I

MUSIC 1102 – Music Theory II PLUS
MUSIC 1108 – Aural Skills II

MUSC 252 – Music Theory II

MUSIC 1104 – Introduction to American Music

Elective Credit
MUSIC 1106 – Fundamentals of Music MUSC 150 – Fundamentals of Music
MUSIC 1115 – Introduction to World Music MUSC 217 – World Music Survey

MUSIC 1120 – Concert Choir
MUSIC 1140 – Symphony Orchestra
MUSIC 1180 – Band
MUSIC 1181 – Jazz Band

Corresponding Department Ensemble

MUSIC 1175 – Applied Music
MUSIC 1185 – Applied Music II

Corresponding Applied Music Lessons

MUSIC 2201 – Music Theory III PLUS
MUSIC 2207 – Aural Skills III

Elective Credit

MUSIC 2202 – Music Theory IV PLUS
MUSIC 2208 – Aural Skills IV

MUSC 351 – Music Theory III
Important Notes
  • All College of DuPage transfer students will be required to take MUSC 352 – Form and Analysis, at Lake Forest College.
  • Additionally, transfer students will be required to take MUSC 360, MUSC 361, and the Senior Seminar at Lake Forest College.
College of Lake County
College of Lake County Lake Forest College

Mus 120 – Vocal Ensembles
Mus 123 – Wind Ensemble
Mus 223 – Jazz Ensemble

Corresponding Department Ensemble

Mus 121-122, 141, 143-148, 160-169, 180-188 – Applied Music

Corresponding 100-level Applied Music
Mus 241-46, 260-288 – Applied Music Corresponding 200-level Applied Music
Mus 127 – Fundamentals of Music MUSC 150 – Fundamentals of Music
Mus 128 – Theory of Music I MUSC 251 – Music Theory I
Mus 129 – Theory of Music II MUSC 252 – Music Theory II

Mus 140 – 20th Century Music
Mus 224 – Music Literature
Mus 228 – Theory of Music III

Elective Credit
Mus 229 – Theory of Music IV MUSC 351 – Music Theory III
Important Notes
  • All College of Lake County transfer students will be required to take MUSC 352 – Form and Analysis, at Lake Forest College.
  • Additionally, transfer students will be required to take a non-Western music history course, MUSC 360 & 361, and the Senior Seminar at Lake Forest College.
Elgin Community College
Elgin Community College Lake Forest College
MUS 100 – Introduction to Music MUSC 150 – Fundamentals of Music

MUS 101 - Band
MUS 102 – Jazz Lab Band
MUS 108 – Elgin Area Honors Choir
MUS 110 – Choir
MUS 111 – Choral Ensemble
MUS 112 – Elgin Master Chorale
MUS 124 – Symphony Orchestra

Corresponding Department Ensemble
MUS 104 – Musics of the World MUSC 217 – World Music Survey
MUS 128 – Theory and Ear Training I MUSC 251
MUS 129 – Theory and Ear Training II MUSC 252

MUS 140 – Applied Music
MUS 240 – Applied Music

Corresponding Applied Music Lessons
MUS 228 – Theory and Ear Training III Elective Credit
MUS 229 – Theory and Ear Training IV MUSC 351
Important Notes
  • All Elgin Community College transfer students will be required to take MUSC 352 – Form and Analysis, at Lake Forest College.
  • Additionally, transfer students will be required to take MUSC 360, MUSC 361, and the Senior Seminar at Lake Forest College.
Harper Community College
Harper Community College Lake Forest College
MUS 101 – Fundamentals of Music Theory MUSC 150 – Fundamentals of Music

MUS 102 – Introduction to Electronic/Computer Music

MUSC 225 – Intro to Electronic Music

MUS 104 – Introduction to American Music
MUS 107 – Introduction to Music in Theatre
MUS 211 – Theory of Music III

Elective Credit
MUSC 106 – Introduction to Jazz MUSC 227 – History of Jazz
MUS 108 – Introduction to World Music MUSC 217 – World Music Survey

MUS 111 – Theory of Music I PLUS
MUS 115 – Aural Skills I

MUSC 251 – Music Theory I

MUS 112 – Theory of Music II PLUS
MUS 116 – Aural Skills II

MUSC 252 – Music Theory II

MUS 130 - Choir
MUS 136 – Community Choir
MUS 140 – Band
MUS 150 - Orchestra

Corresponding Department Ensemble

MUS 180-199 – Instrument Lessons
MUS 280-299 – Instrument Lessons

Corresponding Applied Music Lessons

MUS 212 – Theory of Music IV PLUS
MUS 216 – Aural Skills IV

MUSC – 351 – Music Theory III
Important Notes
  • All Harper College transfer students will be required to take MUSC 352 – Form and Analysis, at Lake Forest College.
  • Additionally, transfer students will be required to take MUSC 360, MUSC 361, and the Senior Seminar at Lake Forest College.
McHenry County College
McHenry County College Lake Forest College

MUS 100 - Chorus
MUS 160 – Jazz Ensemble
MUS 162 – Concert Band

Corresponding Department Ensemble
MUS 101 – Funds of Music MUSC 150 – Fundamentals of Music

MUS 104 – Intro to Electronic Music Processing

MUSC 225 – Intro to Electronic Music

MUS 140 – Music Theory I PLUS
MUS 141 – Musicianship I

MUSC 251 – Music Theory I

MUS 145 – Music Theory II PLUS
MUS 146 – Musicianship II

MUSC 252 – Music Theory II

MUS 153 – Introduction to Non-Western Music

MUSC 217 – World Music Survey

MUS 154 – Introduction to American Music
MUS 240 – Music Theory III

Elective Credit
MUS 201-219 – Applied Music Corresponding Applied Music Lessons

MUS 245 – Music Theory IV PLUS
MUS 246 – Musicianship IV

MUSC 351 – Music Theory III
Important Notes
  • All McHenry County College transfer students will be required to take MUSC 352 – Form and Analysis, at Lake Forest College.
  • Additionally, transfer students will be required to take MUSC 360, MUSC 361, and the Senior Seminar at Lake Forest College.
Oakton Community College
Oakton Community College Lake Forest College
MUS 104 – Fundamentals of Music MUSC 150 – Fundamentals of Music

MUS 111, 112, 211, 212 - Choir
MUS 117, 118, 217, 218 – Jazz Band

Corresponding Department Ensemble

MUS 121 – Music Theory I PLUS
MUS 119 – Aural Skills I

MUSC 251 – Music Theory I

MUS 122 – Music Theory II PLUS
MUS 120 – Aural Skills II

MUSC 252 – Music Theory II

MUS 145 – Introduction to Music of the U.S.A.
MUS 221 – Music Theory III

Elective Credit

MUS 150-169, 170-189, 250-269, 270-289 –Applied Music

Corresponding Applied Music Lessons

MUS 222 – Music Theory IV PLUS
MUS 220 – Aural Skills IV

MUSC 351 – Music Theory III
HUM 165 – Introduction to World Music MUSC 217 – World Music Survey
Important Notes
  • All Oakton Community College transfer students will be required to take MUSC 352 – Form and Analysis, at Lake Forest College.
  • Additionally, transfer students will be required to take MUSC 360, MUSC 361, and the Senior Seminar at Lake Forest College.
Triton Community College
Triton Community College Lake Forest College

MUS 105 – Theory of Music I PLUS
MUS 115 – Sight-Singing & Ear-Train I

MUSC 251 – Music Theory I

MUS 106 – Theory of Music II PLUS
MUS 116 – Sight-Singing & Ear-Train II

MUSC 252 – Music Theory II

MUS 207 – Theory of Music III PLUS
MUS 217 – Sight-Singing & Ear-Train III

Elective Credit

MUS 208 – Theory of Music IV PLUS
MUS 218 – Sight-Singing & Ear-Train IV

MUSC 351 – Music Theory III

MUS 250 – Concert Band
MUS 266 – Jazz Ensemble

Corresponding Department Ensemble
MUS 100 – Rudiments of Theory MUSC 150 – Fundamentals of Music
MUS 179-181 – Applied Music Corresponding Applied Music Lessons

MUS 216 – Music in America
MUS 211 – Arranging and Composition

Elective Credit
Important Notes
  • All Triton College transfer students will be required to take MUSC 352 – Form and Analysis, at Lake Forest College.
  • Additionally, transfer students will be required to take MUSC 360, MUSC 361, and the Senior Seminar at Lake Forest College.