What makes our programs models of excellence? Caring, dedicated faculty that are successful artists in their own right and are excellent teachers. Academic programs that have been nationally accredited for many years. Excellent facilities that are constantly upgraded with the latest technology. And students who are passionate about their discipline.

Find out more by visiting the School of Art, School of Music, or School of Theatre. And come to a performance or show listed on our calendar of events in order to see for yourself what we're about at SFA.

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A.C. “Buddy” Himes
Dean of the College of Fine Arts

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The SFA School of Music prepares students to confidently begin or continue careers in Music Education, Performance, Sound Recording Technology and Composition. Its goal is to graduate people who are highly competent musicians, accomplished performers, sensitive artists and articulate musical leaders.

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  • posted August 28: SFA art scholarship to honor Parker
  • posted August 28: Exhibition to feature work of UT Tyler art faculty
  • posted August 26: Meyer to premiere unique percussion compositions
  • posted August 26: Auditions set for new SFA Choristers
  • posted August 5: Tubbs new preparator for SFA art galleries
  • posted July 29: SFA School of Theatre plans Scotland benefit
  • posted July 29: SFA College of Fine Arts announces 2015-2016 University Series
  • posted July 29: ‘Scrap’ documentary to show at Cole Art Center
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