Minneapolis College of Art and Design
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.