Acting, Performance and Musical TheatreEach season of plays provides a wide variety of roles and production post experiences for Theatre students. High production values, current state of the art technologies, and a wide spectrum of very challenging styles and subject matter make the performance venues excellent laboratories for student exploration and growth.
Applied ProgramThe Applied Music Program provides students the opportunity to study privately with Fullerton College music faculty in their particular applied music discipline. Students receive one-on-one instruction and are expected to perform in a recital situation each semester.
Choral StudiesUnder the direction of Professors Nicola Bertoni and Arian Khaefi, the Fullerton College Choral Studies Program has garnered a national reputation for excellence in performance and the training of future music educators throughout the state.
Directing and PlaywritingFew community colleges offer students opportunities to study directing and playwrighting in their first two years of undergraduate study. Students follow the classwork they successfully complete with opportunities to compete for assignments in the Playwrights Festival and the Directors Festival.
General EducationFor both the non-major and the major alike, the Theatre Arts general education courses meet university transfer requirements and allow the student to build a strong foundation of introductory knowledge to the many facets of theatre-making and theatre-study.
General EducationFor both the non-major and the major alike, the Music general education courses meet university transfer requirements and allow the student to build a strong foundation of introductory knowledge to the many facets of music-making and music-study.
Guitar StudiesThe Guitar Studies program at Fullerton College offers opportunities for everyone from the beginner who wants to learn the basics to the more advanced player who wants to further their skills and knowledge.
Instrumental MusicThe Instrumental Music Program offers a wide variety of ensembles in various styles for student performance. Students in these ensembles benefit from the direction of our nationally and internationally recognized faculty while also developing critical performance skills required at four-year institutions.
Jazz StudiesThe Jazz Studies at Fullerton College is coordinated by Professor Bruce Babad (Instrumental) and Professor Jamie Shew (Vocal).We offer many courses and ensembles for instrumentalists and vocalists within the program to study and perform songs from the vast, rich tradition and evolution of jazz music.
Music TechnologyFullerton College is on the forefront of teaching the latest tools of the trade and offer classes in Electronic Music Production, Film Scoring, Recording using Protools, Logo X and Ableton Live. Third party certifications are available for Protools and Logic X.
Production and DesignFullerton College offers an extensive array of courses in theatre production and design, professional training certificates, and access to the latest technologies and practices used in the entertainment industry.
A certain preparation is recommended before a student enters the course. The preparation is considered advantageous for a student to succeed in the course. Since the preparation is recommended, the student is advised, but not required, to meet the condition before or in conjunction with enrollment in the course or educational program.
A student must take another specific course concurrently with the course for which it is required. In some cases, the corequisite course may be taken prior to the course for which it is required - however, in these instances the corequisite course must be completed with a grade of C or higher.
CSU - Transferable to the campuses of the California State University system.
UC - Transferable to the campuses of the University of California system.
Degree Credit - Acceptable to be applied to AA degree.
UC Credit Limitation - There is a total maximum credit limitation of several courses. Students need to see the articulation agreement/counselor to determine the specific limitation. In order to determine if a specific course meets a general education/ breadth transfer requirement at a specific institution or if a course meets a specific major requirement at a transfer institution, students are advised to confer with their counselor regarding the transferability of the course to a particular college or university.
UC review required - Students are advised to confer with their counselor regarding the transferability of this course to a particular college or university.
AA GE - Meets the Fullerton College General Education Requirement for the Associate degree.
CSU GE - Meets the lower division General Education requirements to the California State University (CSU) System.
IGETC - Meets the lower division General Education requirements to either the University of California (UC) or California State University (CSU) System.
MULT CULT REQ - Meets the Multicultural Education Requirement for the Associate degree.