The Department of Fine and Performing Arts supports a variety of approaches to the creation and examination of both the visual and performing arts. Through creative endeavor we challenge our students to celebrate, explore and express the human condition, pushing through conventional boundaries while forming meaningful connections with both local and global communities. We affirm the arts as an integral part of our culture and a critical component of a liberal arts education in the 21st century.
The department offers a variety of degrees in the disciplines of arts administration, music, theatre, and visual arts. Students are encouraged to explore connections that embrace the diversity of the liberal arts.