Visual and Performing Arts

Visual and Performing Arts

Thank you for considering Angelina College School of Visual and Performing Arts. Our students and faculty work together to create thoughtful and compelling works of art. Programs prepare students for professions that need both artistic and technical knowledge and skill.

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3500 South First Street
Lufkin, TX 75901

Main: (936) 633-5233

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Visual and Performing Arts Exhibitions and Events are Free to the Public

VPA Associate Degree Programs

Contact your success coach to discuss transferability of programs and credits when choosing your program.
Associate of Design and Applied Arts

Graphic Arts

The Design and Applied Arts Program is designed to prepare students for employment as entry-level graphic artists with the knowledge and skills necessary to perform desktop publishing, photography, computer layout, graphic arts, digital imaging, web page design and video for printers, media, advertising and internet business. The program will provide students with instruction in graphics, video, digital computer programs and procedures, as well as general interpersonal, communication, and organization skills. Workplace basic skills are integrated throughout the curriculum.

Associate of Arts


The Associate of Arts in Music offers foundational instruction in music theory, applied instrumental, voice or music composition, piano proficiency, solo and ensemble performance practice, and music history.

Piano is required of all music majors.

Associate of Arts


The Associate of Arts in Theater emphasizes production and experience in the creation of theatrical performances. At the same time, the degree offers courses in all aspects of the theatre, both artistic and academic. Faculty, staff, and students work closely together to build a solid foundation in the practical, artistic, and historical aspects of theatre.


Associate of Arts

Visual Arts

The Visual Arts degree is a pathway for students to gain employment as visual artists or transfer to a four-year college in pursuit of a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) or Bachelor of Fine Arts (B.F.A.) degree. Students will complete general education core requirements while learning foundational visual arts skills through a variety of approaches to media including painting, drawing, two-dimensional design and more. The program will also provide a strong focus on art history and foster an awareness of contemporary art and professional gallery practices.

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Free Application for Federal Student Aid, Angelina College School Code: 006661

Turn in Documents

Bacterial Meningitis Immunization Records, Unofficial Transcripts and Test Scores should be sent to documents@angelina.edu.  Official Transcripts should be sent directly from the Institution by mail or through a secure electronic service. See below for information about transferring college credits.

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Need to contact a Success Coach? Email oas@angelina.edu or log in to the myAC Portal to check your Admission and Registration status on the Admissions page. 

New Student Orientation

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Check your student email regularly for updates and important information. 

Student Orientation
Angelina College will accept credits from regionally and nationally accredited colleges and universities.  If you are transferring from a public Texas college, we will automatically check the state’s website to determine which courses will transfer.
If you are coming from a private, online or out-of-state college, we will need course descriptions for any course you wish to transfer.  Most colleges have this information on their website.  Send the course descriptions to documents@angelina.edu for the evaluation to begin.  Please note, it can take up to two weeks to complete the evaluation process.

Please contact our office at admissions@angelina.edu or (936) 633-5210 with any questions.