AUDIO TECHNOLOGY AUDITION REQUIREMENTS AND INSTRUCTIONS

AUDIO TECHNOLOGY INTERVIEW/AUDITION INFORMATION

  • Students interested in auditioning for the Performing Arts - Audio Technology Major should prepare and bring a resume. Please list any experience and/or skills demonstrating the following :

  • • Previous Music Technology experience
    • • MIDI or audio on home computers
    • • Audio work at school, community, and/or church venues

(Please bring samples of recording work you may have done.)

  • Musical Skills (Demonstration of any of these skills will be beneficial.)
    • • Performance - demonstration of proficiency on an instrument is encouraged but not mandatory.
    • • Music Reading – students must be able to read music at a minimum basic level.
    • • Song Writing – a sample of a song the student may have written may be included either as a sample of recorded work or performance demonstration.

Note: Transfer students and Change of Major students should have a minimum 2.8 GPA to enter the program.Clemson Students wishing to change majors may be asked to submit their most recent Degree Progress Report.

THE INTERVIEW

  • Students should be prepared to answer the following questions:

  • • What attracted you to this degree program?
  • • What are your career aspirations?
  • • What are your experiences and background in the arts?
  • • What other (non-arts) activities were you involved with in your school and/or community during your high school career?

  • Understanding that this degree requires collaborative teamwork with students of varying performing arts backgrounds:

  • • How do you see yourself fitting into this curriculum?
  • • What previous experiences have you had in collaboration?

ADMISSION CRITERIA

All incoming Clemson University students must meet the incoming student entrance requirements which include providing to Clemson University Admissions:

  • • SAT scores
  • • High school class rank
  • • High School GPA