The department of Visual Arts & Music of South Texas College, through excellent teaching and service to our community, promotes an enhanced awareness of the role of art and music in our society. Our purpose is to provide a stimulating environment that encourages lifelong learning, promotes cultural awareness and enriches the quality of life in Hidalgo and Starr counties through performance and study.

The Associate of Arts with a field of study Fine Arts/ Visual Arts Concentration is a focused program of study which provides a strong foundation in undergraduate art skills training and prepares students pursuing art careers for advanced production of art and successful transfer to upper division colleges and universities.

Associate Degree

Music (AA-MUSI)

Staff Faculty

Name E-mail Phone Location
Garza, Irene - Secretary igarza_3299 956-872-2503 Pecan A 117

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Name E-mail Phone Location
Buhidar, William wbuhidar 956-872-5628 Pecan A-117
Cather, Daniel dcather1 956-872-2046 Pecan Plaza 1.514
Coy, Benjamin bcoy1 956-872-2179 Pecan Plaza 1.513
Garcia, Jaime jagarcia1 956-872-6791 Pecan Plaza
Gersten, Michael mgersten 956-872-8381 Pecan Plaza 1.514
O'Leary, Sharon soleary 956-872-2524 Pecan Plaza 1.520
Schermerhorn III, Ron F. rscherm1 956-872-5619 Pecan PB 29B

For Adjunct Faculty please call (956) 872-6412