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2022-2023 Catalog 
2022-2023 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Creative Arts Division

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Division Chair David Janoviak

The Creative Arts Division is responsible for majors and minors in Art, The Arts, Dance, Music and Theatre.


Each department emphasizes contemporary practices through a solid foundation of training. Creative work, analytical thinking and global awareness are integrated into performance and production. Throughout their educational experience, students work to achieve high standards no matter which degree offering they choose to pursue. Every program in the division provides individualized instruction with opportunities for professional involvement, service to the community, public exhibition and performance.

Program Objectives

  1. Maintain high standards of quality that are achieved through individual attention to student practice and progress, professional example and expectations of student excellence.
  2. Offer professional preparation programs: B.A./B.S. in Dance, B.F.A. in Theatre, B.F.A. in Art, Bachelor of Music, Master of Music, in addition to B.A./B.S. in Art, Music, Theatre and The Arts.

More detailed information, including program admission requirements can be obtained by contacting the division at 503-838-8461 or visit our website at wou.edu/creativearts/.

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