The School of the Arts:
  • trains artists through a balance of discipline and exploration
  • develops students towards professional artistry and cultivates aesthetic integrity through critical dialogue
  • grounds students in the history and traditions of their discipline
  • utilizes historical perspectives as a point of departure for individual growth
  • explores new techniques, materials, and concepts as viable artistic modes
  • engages the student with experiences in and beyond the classroom
  • collaborates with a wide variety of arts organizations locally, nationally and internationally
  • encourages analytical, reflective, and expressive responses to the Christian faith through artistic mediums
  • orients students to serving the community through the arts