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Departments & Areas of Study

Your creative career starts here.

Fuel your artistic endeavors and increase your value with a degree from the School of Fine & Performing Arts.


Create, learn and master professional skills in your preferred medium, or begin your journey to becoming an educator.

Theatre Arts

Evolve to your fullest potential while exploring performance, design/technology or theatre arts in a diverse, inclusive and welcoming community.


Join a community of musicians immersed in the creation and performance of music. We teach our students to think broadly with an open mind, and to be flexible in their creativity.

Art History

Dedicated teachers committed to research and scholarship, close student-faculty interaction and critical, analytical interpretation of world art traditions await you in the Art History Department.

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For music performance majors, a senior recital is a rite of passage: A chance to showcase years of preparation and growth before moving on to career and further study.
Kym Moore ’81 (Theatre Arts) will begin as the new dean of the Ira Brind School of Theater Arts in January 2021.
Natalie Houle ’21 (Theatre Arts) was one of six undergraduates nationwide to receive the Pat MacKay Diversity in Design Scholarship for 2020.

The Dorsky Museum


Our curriculum offers a learning community led by dedicated teachers with active professional lives as artists, designers, performers, composers, scholars and teachers.

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