The music curriculum at Fort Scott Community College provides the student planning to major in music with the general education courses and specialized music study for continued post-secondary training in music education, performance, theory, and composition. Students planning to transfer to a four-year school should check that school's course requirements. Students should consult with counselors in planning specific courses.
Fort Scott Community College has a variety of music activities for students. Students need not be music majors to participate in the events; however, they must have permission of the director. Participants perform at collegiate and community events. Scholarships are available through FSCC Music Department Endowment Association.
The Greyhound Band performs at all home football and basketball games throughout the year. Members of the band also play at the pep assemblies. Students interested in joining the Greyhound Band should contact Ronda Bailey at (620) 223-2700 ext. 3120.
The Fort Scott Community College Choir performs a concert in both the fall and spring semesters, frequently in conjunction with orchestra performances. For more information about the choir, please contact Division Chair Dr. Greg Turner at (620) 223-2700 ext. 3057.
The Fort Scott Community College Orchestra includes students and members of the surrounding communities. The symphony performs a concert in both the fall and spring semesters, frequently in conjunction with one or more choral ensembles. For more information about the orchestra, please contact Director Dr. Greg Turner at (620) 223-2700 ext. 3057.