Colleges and Universities in Port Arthur


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Lamar State College-Port Arthur Commercial Music Program

  • 1500 Procter Street, Port Arthur, TX 77640
  • (409) 984-6520 (409) 983-4921
  • John Freyermuth, Department Chair • Dr. Nancy Cammack, Dean
  • Website
  • Music Department Statistics
    • Year department established: 2006
    • Undergraduate students: 65
    • Graduate students: 0
    • Doctoral students: 0
    • Full-time professors: 5
    • Part-time instructors: 2
    • Student-Teacher ratio: 1:10
    • Undergraduate degree hours needed: 66-68
    • (within major: 50-52;
    • within minor: NA)
    • Teaching certification: yes
    • Internship required: no
    • Recording facility: no
    • Scholarships available: yes
  • LSC-PA Commercial Music Scholarship.
  • Scholarship coordinator and phone: Commercial Music Program at (409) 984-6520.
  • Accreditations/Affiliations: Affiliations: Music and Entertainment Industry Educators Association • Southern Association of Colleges and Schools
  • LSCPA prepares students for careers as sound engineers, performers and multimedia production specialists. We offer two Associate of Applied Science degrees in Sound Engineering and Music Performance along with an Associate of Applied Science degree in Audiovisual Production. The division features an extensive recording space with a 24 channel analog Toft mixing desk along with two smaller studios equipped with high-end preamps and the latest software from Avid Pro Tools, Logic, Reason, Native Instruments and more. Monitoring is provided by Genelec and Dynaudio. The Music Hall is outfitted with a Soundcraft digital mixer and a 64-channel analog Allen and Heath monitoring desk.
  • Three bands, each consisting of guitar, bass, drums, keyboard, and vocalists. Call 409-984-6520 for more information.
  • Facilities include a 200-seat Music Hall, dedicated solely for Commercial Music performances and rehearsals; a 400-seat Theater in the Performing Arts Center; and a 100-seat Black Box Theater. Please call 409-984-6520 for information.
  • Overall enrollment: 3500
  • Typical undergraduate tuition: $1,350