The 美术学院 is dedicated to the pursuit of excellence in education by continuing the traditions of our profession which include the arts of all peoples. Our focus is on the development of the individual student, so each might find meaning 和 fulfillment as an artist, 作为一个受过教育的社会成员, 作为一个善于表达的人.
- We envision the 美术学院 as a place where faculty 和 students will engage in collaboration 和 interaction both within 和 among departments.
- We affirm continued commitment to the realization of student potential as the central focus of our teaching 和 productivity as we equip the next generation of 专业s. We envision our graduates possessing the intellectual, 有创意的, 专业 和 technical skills to meet the challenges 和 opportunities of their careers in their respective disciplines.
- We embrace developments in new technology in order to enhance instruction.
- We envision the 美术学院 as a community making a cultural contribution as we provide distinctive artistic, 实用, 专业, 和 educational opportunities in response to the needs of the University 和 our region.
- We envision our undergraduate programs continuing as the primary focus of our instruction, 和 expect to increase our influence as a regional leader as we provide quality aesthetic 和 实用 experiences that contribute to a deeper appreciation of the human experience.
- We are committed to ongoing pursuit of 和 advocacy for the resources required to realize this vision.
Vision statement amended by the 美术 Council on Oct. 2, 2020