Message from the Dean
Established in 1986, the College of Fine, Performing and Communication Arts (CFPCA) serves 2,200 students majoring in 16 undergraduate programs, 11 graduate programs and 3 graduate certificates. Many of our programs are nationally accredited.
- James Pearson Duffy Department of Art and Art History
- Maggie Allesee Department of Theatre and Dance
- Department of Communication
- Department of Music
In our Midtown Detroit setting of cultural diversity and advanced technologies, students benefit from expert faculty and state of the art resources and win top rankings in national and international competitions and tournaments. CFPCA's alumni include a Pulitzer prize-winning journalist and recipients of and nominees for the Grammy, Emmy, Tony, Golden Globe, Obie, Screen Actors Guild and Caldecott awards.
We encourage you to watch a debate, take in a show, attend a concert or come to an exhibition. Please click on each department's link for a complete listing of all of our events. Stop in for a visit or inquire about a tour by calling or e-mailing the department of your choice. We look forward to hearing from you!
- Matthew W. Seeger
Professor and Dean, College of Fine, Performing and Communication Arts