College of Performing and Visual Arts

Strategic Plan

Overall Strategic Initiatives

  • Ensure CPVA participates in SUU’s academic roadmap and strategic planning process
  • Update, revise, and assess our progress in reaching our strategic initiatives
  • Pursue and support national accreditation in all our fine art programs
  • Challenge faculty and students to achieve the highest standards of rigor and excellence
  • Enhance international partnerships and global awareness
  • Pursue partnerships (community, regional, national and international) that promote internships, residencies and learning opportunities beyond our campus
  • Increase retention and graduation rates of students who will go on to successful careers in the arts and education
  • Recruit and retain outstanding faculty and staff who are dedicated to experiential education
  • Support faculty development, scholarly, creative, and research activity
  • Increase fundraising for CPVA through actively engaged alumni and supporters of the arts
  • Enhance the affiliations with the Utah Shakespeare Festival, Braithwaite Fine Arts Gallery, the American Folk Ballet, the Center for Shakespeare Studies, and the Utah Center for
    Arts Administration
  • Create high-quality exhibitions and public performances/presentations