Aug 17, 2022  
College Catalog 2021-2022 
College Catalog 2021-2022

Band Instrument Repair Technology, AAS

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Associate of Applied Science Degree: 90 credits

Enrollment Point: Fall Quarter

This program prepares graduates for entry-level employment in the band instrument repair and service trade. Students receive instruction in repair, maintenance, and adjustment of instruments belonging to the woodwind, brass, and percussion families. Special emphasis is placed on those skills, which make students employable in repair of these instruments.

Program Learning Outcomes: 

  • Perform padding and adjusting of woodwinds; cleaning, soldering, and dent removal of both brass and woodwinds.    
  • Equip and maintain shop. 
  • Interact with integrity and adaptability. 
  • Evaluate and diagnose musical instruments. 

Program Requirements

Course Requirements for AAS Degree

GPA Requirements

  • Minimum cumulative GPA: 2.0
  • Minimum grade for each BIR course: 2.7
  • Minimum grade for all other courses: 1.0


*Note: Clinical & Field-Based Experience courses require a Satisfactory (S) grade.

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