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Welcome from the Dean


27Welcome to the Performing, Visual, and Media Arts Area. We comprise three departments on the Rockville Campus—Performing Arts, Visual Art, and Media Arts and Technology—as well as the Visual and Performing Arts Department on the Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus and the Arts Cohort on the Germantown Campus.

Through instruction and training in a variety of formats—including lecture, demonstration, and hands-on participation—students can gain experience in art, music, dance, theatre, photography, film, graphic design, web design, animation and gaming, and television and radio. Associate of Art degrees and Certificate programs expand employment opportunities or prepare students for transfer to four-year institutions.

In addition to traditional academic programs, the Performing, Visual, and Media Arts Area offers multiple enrichment opportunities for students and the community through such venues as

Thank you for visiting our website. Again, welcome to the Performing, Visual, and Media Arts Area!

Deborah Preston, Ph.D.
Instructional Dean
Montgomery College
240.567.5031



Montgomery College

Montgomery County, MD

240-567-5000

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