About SOCA

The University of Saint Francis School of Creative Arts is a creative, collaborative learning environment providing a personalized education.

SOCA is fully accredited by the National Association of Schools of Art and Design (NASAD). It provides:

  • attractive, comfortable, state-of-the-art facilities
  • accredited programs with proven curricula
  • regional, national and international gallery exhibitions
  • a vibrant lecture series
  • and theatrical, dance and music performances

The School of Creative Arts provides students with a solid education in the arts which encompasses both traditionally and technologically advanced methods of arts education. It facilitates learning and professional development for a diverse student body. SOCA has a student/faculty ratio of 15 to 1. The faculty are dedicated, practicing professionals in their fields. The students and faculty nurture an energetic, creative environment that is:

  • personalized in application
  • collaborative in practice
  • and progressive in outlook