Performing Arts


student playing the violinMusic at Vol State includes private lesson instruction, music theory and ear training, group performance opportunities, departmental recitals and end of semester concerts.

For more information about music, visit our music page.

Courses of Study

Theatre Arts

theater students rehearsing on stageTheatre Arts is the study of theatrical performance relating to literary, physical, and historical contexts. The Volunteer State theater program is alive with opportunities and possibilities. Each semester live productions give you the chance to perform or learn how to make the show a success from backstage. You'll learn how to train your body, voice and mind as an actor and you'll learn the "behind the scenes" arts of stage building, costume design and make-up.

Courses of Study

We offer the following degrees, both of which will transfer to any senior institution of your choice where you can earn your Bachelor's degree.