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Victoria College | Department of Fine Arts

  • 2200 East Red River, Victoria, TX 77901
  • (361) 573-3291 2530 (361) 573-3291
  • Cindy Buchholz, Dean • Ms. Pat Vandervoort, Vice President • Jonathan Anderson, Director of Instrumental Studies • Dr. Marylynn Fletcher, Director of Choral Studies
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  • Music Department Statistics
    • Year department established: 1948
    • Undergraduate students: 25
    • Graduate students: 0
    • Doctoral students: 0
    • Full-time professors: 2
    • Part-time instructors: 6
    • Student-Teacher ratio: 20:1
    • Undergraduate degree hours needed: 60
    • (within major: NA;
    • within minor: NA)
    • Teaching certification: no
    • Internship required: no
    • Recording facility: no
    • Scholarships available: yes
  • Contact Marylynn Fletcher at 361-573-3291, ext. 6425 for choral scholarships. Contact Mr. Jonathan Anderson at 361-573-3291, ext. 3255 for instrumental scholarships. Students must maintain a 2.0 GPA to remain eligible for these scholarships. Instrumental Scholarships are awarded to talented students who actively participate in an instrumental ensemble. Choral Scholarships are awarded to talented students who actively participate in a choral ensemble. The Leonard and Penni Gietz Music Scholarship is awarded annually to an outstanding sophomore music major who shows promise of leadership and academic ability in music.
  • Scholarship coordinator and phone: Dr. Marylynn Fletcher at (361) 573-3291 ext. 6425
  • Accreditations/Affiliations: Affiliations: Southern Association of Junior Colleges • Texas Music Educators Association • Texas Music Educators Conference
  • Victoria College offers a traditional two-year music program with Associate degrees in Art and Science. There are 25 music majors in the department and more than 150 students are enrolled in music courses. Victoria College is also affiliated with the American Association of Junior Colleges, the Texas Association of Junior Colleges, and the Association of Texas Colleges and Universities.
  • Performance opportunities include the College Band (30 members), Jazz Band (20 members), Choir (30 members), Choraliers (16 members), Mega Sax, Mariachi, Percussion amd Brass Ensembles.
  • Performance facilities include the Fine Arts Auditorium (967 seats); for booking information call Ms. Janice Vargaat 361-582-2573.
  • Overall enrollment: 4,000
  • Typical undergraduate tuition: NA