Minneapolis College of Art and Design

  • MN


2501 Stevens Ave
United States

About Us

Mission: The Minneapolis College of Art and Design educates individuals to be professional artists and designers, pioneering thinkers, creative leaders, and engaged global citizens.

Vision: The Minneapolis College of Art and Design transforms the world through creativity and purpose.

Values: We, the MCAD community, shape our work and our interactions with others by honoring the following values:

Students First - In all matters, we consider first what best serves the education and well being of our students.

Academic and Institutional Excellence - We are committed to rigorous scholarship, intensive studio work, the use of innovative technologies, and the highest levels of professional and ethical standards.

Creativity and Innovation - In ideation, process, and making, we encourage experimentation and creative expression.

Community Involvement - We maintain the strength of our community through respect, diversity, communication, openness, and accountability.

Engagement - We advance a just and sustainable society through collaboration and engagement with our neighbors and the world.