We believe the arts are central to the human experience.
Our Mission & Values
VCFA is a global community of artists continuously redefining what it means to be an arts college. We measure our success by our ability to foster the excellence of emerging and established practitioners. Learn More>>
VCFA’s unparalleled programs and highly individualized curriculum will help you refine your craft and develop a meaningful body of work.
By the Numbers
VCFA’s six widely acclaimed programs offer graduate degrees in a wide range of arts disciplines. A few other notable numbers:
alumnx across the US and around the world
maximum student-to-faculty ratio
in scholarships awarded annually
Artists, whether they’re practicing in the visual arts or the narrative arts, are storytellers and sense-makers. I think it’s the artists who propel us to envision a more perfect world.
Leslie Ward | President
Does art matter? We think so.
As VCFA sets new standards for graduate education in the 21st-century, we ask for your support.