The College of Fine Arts fosters, integrates, and promotes the academic and artistic excellence of its departments and schools.
The College will be a national leader in the preparation of artists, practitioners, teachers, and scholars through educational and creative excellence.
- Teaching through the integration of theory and practice
- Student/faculty engagement
- Faculty who are working artists
- Student engagement with professional practice
- A diverse, inclusive, and collaborative environment
- The intersection of artistic tradition with innovation
- Contributions to, and partnerships with our communities
- The transformative power of the arts