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School of the Arts

The School of the Arts is a vibrant community of practicing artists who are also dedicated teacher-scholars. Collectively, our faculty and administrators strive to give students in this school the best possible arts education within a liberal arts curriculum while also meeting the diverse educational and cultural needs of the campus and community. You can read more about our outlook by viewing the school's mission statement. Learn about the academic and cultural opportunities at the School of the Arts.

Message from Dean Valerie B. Morris

Valerie B. Morris

In nearly 25 years, we have grown from a fine arts department to a full school, which now consists of seven academic departments and programs.

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School of the Arts News

ExCEL Awards for Outstanding SOTA Individuals
Posted on 27 March 2014 | 1:55 pm
The School of the Arts (SOTA) congratulates the following SOTA individuals for receiving 2014 Excellence in Collegiate Education and Leadership (ExCEL) Awards: Outstanding SOTA Student of the Year:  Corinne Williams (Theatre major) Female Student Athlete of the Year:  Alyssa Frye (Arts Management major) Outstanding SOTA Faculty of the Year:  Evan Parry (Associate Professor, Department of […]
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2013 SOTA Highlights
Posted on 6 January 2014 | 1:13 pm
Please take a few minutes to read about, and join us in celebrating, the numerous accomplishments of College of Charleston School of the Arts’ students, alumni, faculty and more.  ::: The Department of Theatre and Dance has been working on an exciting partnership with England’s historic Bristol Old Vic Theatre. On February 19, 2014, you […]
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