The Odessa College Department of Music, an accredited institutional member of the National Association of Schools of Music (NASM), offers a two-year Associate in Arts degree in music. Major areas include voice, piano, organ, strings, woodwinds, brass, percussion, harp and guitar.
The high quality academic program and performing organizations prepare a student to transfer to any university. Courses are also offered to fulfill general education requirements and to provide enrichment and enjoyment for area residents. The department presents performances of faculty, students and ensembles, as well as hosts area music clinics and competitions. The department is also a member of the Texas Association of Music Schools (TAMS) and the Texas Music Educators Association (TMEA).