"Oh the Place You'll Go" is a familiar refrain from the popular
children's book by Dr. Seuss which challenges us to fully experience the
power and potential of life through the intentional development of our
gifts and abilities. In the Arts and Communications Division we further extend this invitation to you as you
seek to live your best life. We believe that when you choose to learn
through the experiences created by our distinctive faculty and division
team - that indeed, our MVC mission to "empower people and transform
community" will increasingly become your personal reality in ways that
will exceed your expectations - Welcome!
Arts and Communications
Division helps fulfill the college mission statement “Mountain View
College empowers people and transforms communities” and college goals
“1-Student Success,” “2-Employee Success,” and “3-Community Development”
by providing student learning opportunities in thirteen undergraduate
disciplines. The disciplines are Art, Dance, Theater, English, ESOL, Foreign Language, Humanities, Music, Speech Communications, Developmental Reading, and Developmental Writing.
These disciplines provide:
Freshman, sophomore, and undergraduate courses including core and
field of study curricula, that lead to associate’s and baccalaureate
Moreover, the Arts and Communications Division helps fulfill the college mission
statement “educational programs and P-16 partnerships designed to
fulfill the commitment of an open-door policy enabling the enrollment of
all students” by the faculty’s active participation in our division.