Welcome to Arkansas State University!

Instructor of General Education Studies


  • Ph.D (Candidate) in Historical Musicology, University of Memphis
  • S.C.C.T. in Music Education, Arkansas State University
  • M.M. in Choral Conducting, Arkansas State University
  • B.A. in Vocal Performance, University of Alabama in Huntsville

Courses Taught

  • Fine Arts Music
  • History of Church Music
  • Educational Philosophy


Mrs. Carolyn Ponce is an Adjunct faculty member of the Music Department and the School of Teacher Education and Leadership. She has taught courses in Fine Arts Music, History of Church Music, and Philosophies of Education. 

She is currently a Ph.D. Candidate in Historical Musicology at the University of Memphis, TN. Her research interests include sacred polyphony of the Renaissance in Spain, Portugal and the Vatican, 19th Century American culture and music.