Department of Art
A vibrant, diverse environment full of options for students interested in pursuing a degree in a creative field.
The College of Letters, Arts and Sciences is the largest college at MSU Denver. We are made up of twenty academic departments, spanning 55+ majors and disciplines which are separated into three divisions:
The Division of Fine and Performing Arts
The Division of Humanities and Social Sciences
The Division of Mathematics and Sciences
Check out the Division mission and purpose and view Academic Department websites to learn more about majors, minors, and classes you might be interested in joining.
Division Mission and Purpose
Provides a practical, interdisciplinary education to individuals in an accessible and student-centered environment. Faculty and students collaborate to foster intellectual and creative growth; equity and civic responsibility; community engagement; and professional development. Our programs prepare students for successful careers, post-graduate education, and lifelong learning in a multicultural, global, and technological society.
We educate individuals across the University in the Humanities, and Social Sciences, providing them with the knowledge, experiences, and skills needed for fulfilling lives and successful careers.
The Division of Mathematics and Sciences provides scientific literacy to all students through inclusive, student-centered pedagogy. We seek to develop critical and analytical thinking, problem solving skills, and social responsibility to prepare students for successful careers, postgraduate education and lifelong learning in a multicultural, global and technological society. To fulfill its mission, the Division of Mathematics and Science offers meaningful connections between faculty and students and engages the greater Denver community at large in scholarly inquiry, creative activity, and the application of knowledge.
The Division of Mathematics and Sciences provides a learning environment in which faculty, staff, and students acquire knowledge; develop applied, foundational skills in mathematics and science; and transfer knowledge and values as contributing members of society.