Azusa Pacific’s School of Visual and Performing Arts contributes to the College of Music and the Arts by offering students rich artistic experiences and training in the fields of visual art, cinematic art, graphic design and theater arts.

The school comprises the Department of Art and Design, the Department of Cinematic Arts, and the Department of Theater Arts, includes more than 20 full-time faculty, and offers 2 master's degree programs—an innovative low-residency MFA program and online master’s degree in modern art history—8 undergraduate majors, and 6 minors.

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Faculty

Stephen P. Johnson, DMA Stephen P. Johnson, DMA Dean, College of Music and the Arts

G. James Daichendt, Ed.D. G. James Daichendt, Ed.D. Associate Dean, School of Visual and Performing Arts

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