Associate of Arts Degrees

Available at: Heritage Campus

Program Overview

The Associate of Arts Degree in Music, Instrumental or Vocal, prepares the student to complete a Bachelor of Music in Music Education and Teacher Certification. Upon completion of the Bachelor of Music degree and teacher certification the student will be credentialed to pursue teaching positions in the public and private schools of Texas.

Del Mar College was one of the first community colleges in the nation to earn accreditation by the National Association of Schools of Music. Students receive professional preparation by faculty who are excellent musicians and scholars. Our fully integrated program incorporates study in music education, performance, theory, sound recording technology and composition to ensure success after graduation. In fact, from Spain to Germany, from London to New York, Del Mar College graduates have performed in some of the most prestigious music halls around the world. The College is also the origin of the official Texas Jazz Festival, the Corpus Christi Symphony, and the Corpus Christi Chorale.



Page last updated September 27, 2022.

Contact Information

Department of Music
(361) 698-1211


Fine Arts Center
101 Baldwin Blvd.
Corpus Christi, TX 78404