The program shall be identified as a center of Excellence. For example, the unit will endeavor to achieve performances of the highest artistic quality, regardless of the level of financial resources invested.
Faculty, Staff and students will challenge themselves continually to imply the highest standards of honesty, fairness and artistic/scholarly integrity in all our work.
The program expects every member of its community to participate in a continuous learning process. Faculty, staff and students will continue to upgrade their knowledge base and skill annually.
Students are and shall remain at the center of the educational enterprise.
The program places a very high value on creativity in all of its endeavors.