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Monday – Friday
8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Office of Executive Dean
Corsicana Campus | 903.875.7316

 

Dean’s Office
Corsicana Campus | 903.875.7596

 

Department Chair
Corsicana Campus | 903.875.7633

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Music at NC


If you to prepare for a degree that will allow you to work in the music field, look to Navarro College for hands-on experience, a foundation in critical thinking and skills to succeed at a senior college or university.

 

The Associate in Arts Degree is a transfer curriculum for students who plan to pursue a degree in music after completing their studies at Navarro College. In addition to private instruction on most instruments, Navarro College offers a wide variety of opportunities to perform, compete and learn about music.

 

  1. The Navarro College Marching Band performs a number of exciting field, street, and exhibition performances each fall.
  2. Jazz Band members study and perform various jazz styles, including swing, bebop, latin, blues and ballads.
  3. Concert Band performs high-quality concert literature of all levels in the spring.
  4. Woodwind Ensemble is a small group that specifically explores the woodwind repertoire.
  5. Brass Ensemble is a small group that specifically explores the brass repertoire.
  6. Percussion Ensemble is a small group that specifically explores the percussion repertoire.
  7. Guitar Ensemble is a small group that specifically explores the guitar repertoire.
  8. The Navarro College Pep Band performs at home basketball games.

 

Students interested in studying Vocal Music have the opportunity to pursue private instruction for all voice types. Navarro College also boasts several student choirs.

 

  1. The Collegiate Chamber Singers is a small group that explores a variety of musical genre from the renaissance to the 20th century. Styles of music include a cappella and small group performances of madrigal music during the fall & holiday season, to jazz and Broadway show tunes during the spring semester. This group performs at all scheduled music department concerts and throughout the surrounding communities.
  2. The College Chorale is a large choir that sings a wide variety of music, including Broadway, pop and all idioms of the standard choral repertoire.
  3. The Navarro Sound Company Show Choir is a small group that explores popular music genre such as Broadway and Musical Theatre repertoire.

Careers in Music


  • Music Therapists
  • Music Directors
  • Musicians
  • Music Composers and Arrangers

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Gainful Employment


Music Directors and Composers (Bureau of Labor Statistics)

Musicians and Singers (Bureau of Labor Statistics)

Degree Plans Offered


Music (AA)60 credit hours
OFFERED ON CAMPUS: Corsicana
PATHWAY: Arts & Humanities

Course Catalog


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NEXT TERM ENROLLMENT: WINTER MINI / SPRING 2020
November 4 - December 11Winter Mini Registration
December 11Mini Registration ends & Payment due at 5 p.m.
December 16Winter Mini Classes start
November 4, 2019 - January 7, 2020Spring Registration
January 7Spring Registration ends & Payment due at 5 p.m.
January 13 (1st 8-Week & 16-Week terms) 2020Classes start
January 13 - January 27Spring 2nd 8-Week Registration
January 27 Spring 2nd 8-Week Registration ends & Payment due at 5 p.m.
January 28 - March 4Spring 2nd 8-Week Registration
March 4Spring 2nd 8-Week Registration ends & Payment due at 5 p.m.

DEGREE & TRANSFER OPTIONS

Complete your degree and begin your career
or transfer to a 4-year college to continue your studies.

 

Have transfer credits from another college or university? Send your official transcript(s) to the Office of Admissions & Records at 3200 W. 7th Avenue, Corsicana, TX 75110

ACCREDITATION

Navarro College is accredited by the Southern Association of College and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate degrees; approved by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board; and is a member of the Texas Association of Community Colleges and the American Association of Community Colleges.

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges

PROGRAM CONTACT INFORMATION

Monday – Friday
8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Office of Executive Dean
Corsicana Campus | 903.875.7316

 

Dean’s Office
Corsicana Campus | 903.875.7596

 

Department Chair
Corsicana Campus | 903.875.7633

Learn more about Financial Aid and Scholarships