School of Visual, Performing, and Communication Arts

Programs in the School of Visual, Performing, and Communication Arts cultivate art-making skills and creative expression through historical, analytical, and theoretical understanding of the visual arts. Through communication and performance, you will blend theory with hands-on experience in the field, in studios and editing rooms, and on stage.

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Majors Offered

Art and Design

Bachelor of Arts
Bachelor of Fine Arts


Bachelor of Science

Mass Communications

Bachelor of Science


Bachelor of Arts

Visual Communications

Bachelor of Arts

Available Minors

Audio Recording
Broadcast Video
Gallery/Collection Studies


Graphic Design
Media and Communications


Public Relations
Studio Art

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Art and Performance

Explore creative expression through gallery exhibitions and dramatic productions.

Arts and Communication Faculty

Susan C. Fecho, M.F.A.

Dean, School of Visual, Performing, and Communication Arts
Professor of Art

Sherry Lee Allen

Artist-in-Residence for Musical Theatre
Interim Director of Theatre at Barton

Michael K. Brantley, M.F.A.

Assistant Professor of Communications

Gérard Lange, M.F.A.

Professor of Art

Blaise J. Noto, M.A.

Assistant Professor of Communications

Maureen T. O'Neill, M.F.A.

Director of Exhibitions and Education Programming
Assistant Professor

Theresa Scott, M.F.A.

Visiting Instructor of Visual Arts

Contact Us

Susan Fecho
Dean, School of Visual, Performing,
and Communication Arts
Case Art Building
Barton College
P.O. Box 5000
Wilson, NC 27893
800-345-4973 x6480
252-399-6571 (fax)