Colleges and Universities in Paris

 

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Paris Junior College

  • 2400 Clarksville Street, Paris, TX 75460-6298
  • (903) 782-0341 (903) 785-7661
  • Beth Shelton, Associate Dean • Philip Briggs, Music Instructor • Jennie Vaughan, Music Majors Contact/Performance School Contact
  • Website
  • Music Department Statistics
    • Year department established: 1950
    • Undergraduate students: 12
    • Graduate students: 0
    • Doctoral students: 0
    • Full-time professors: 2
    • Part-time instructors: 3
    • Student-Teacher ratio: 14:1
    • Undergraduate degree hours needed: 67
    • (within major: NA;
    • within minor: NA)
    • Teaching certification: no
    • Internship required: no
    • Recording facility: no
    • Scholarships available: yes
  • General performance scholarships are available.
  • Accreditations/Affiliations: Affiliations: Southern Association of Colleges and Schools • Texas Association of Music Schools • Texas Music Educators Association
  • Paris Junior College offers a variety of music majors with an emphasis on keyboard and vocal music, as well as some instrumental music. Paris Junior College sponsors a show choir, chamber singers, chorale and a small instrumental ensemble. Musical theater productions are presented in alternate years. Music fundamentals and the four-semester sequence of harmony, sight-singing, and ear-training classes are offered. Individual instruction is available in piano, organ, voice, woodwinds, and brass.
  • Ensembles include: the PJC Chorale with 45 members - contact Pat Fowzer (903) 782-0343; the PJC Chamber Singers with 20 members - contact Pat Fowzer; Encore! which is PJC's show choir with 22 members.
  • On-campus concert halls include the Karrer Theatre for the Performing Arts with 375 seats - contact Cathey Huey (903) 782-0242; the DeShong Chapel with 100 seats - contact Pat Fowzer (903) 782-0343; and the J. Emory Shaw Recital Hall with 110 seats - contact Jennie Vaughan (903) 782-0341.
  • Overall enrollment: 3,286
  • Typical undergraduate tuition: $1,800
  • Genre: ClassicalMusical Theater, Musical Theater



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