Department of Fine and Performing Arts


Consistent with the University's overall mission, the Department of Fine and Performing Arts (DFPA) is dedicated to providing a comprehensive and holistic education that will produce empowered graduates prepared to meet the challenges of their discipline, stay abreast of technology, and embrace diversity. The department fosters community outreach that perpetuates an overall appreciation of visual art, design, music, dance, and theatre,  and the recognition of their places in academe. Our department consists of the following academic areas. They are Art, Visual Communication & Digital Media Arts (VCDMA), Music, Music Technology and Theater Arts. 

The DFPA Arts Gala and new Fine and Performing Arts Center are featured in Prince George's Magazine and Prince George's Suite TV (Online). Order the summer issue, "BRAVO! First Look" on the FPAC in Prince George's Suite Magazine here