The mission of the Art & Design Department is to provide:
A learning environment rich in the diversity of thought and creative opportunity.
A core foundation of skills that students can draw on to produce meaningful and engaging works with diverse objectives, meant for a variety of audiences.
A wide range of two-dimensional and three-dimensional course opportunities to enhance a major area of concentration.
The Art and Design Department believes in a strong, broad based liberal arts program to provide students with knowledge beyond the arts. Our goals are in line with the desired characteristics and goals of the College of Arts and Sciences.