Arts Department

Creating a Learning Environment Focused on Student Success

Study study group

The Arts Department is a learning centered department presenting a variety of Art, Humanities, and Philosophy course offerings and programs of study. Staffed by well-trained, dedicated and professional, full-time and adjunct faculty, the department strives to create a learning environment focused on student success.


Department of Arts Mission Statement

The Otero Junior College Department of Arts is committed to interdisciplinary education that develops proficient readers, writers, and communicators; encourages participation in and appreciation of the visual and performing arts; and engages in a continuous process of linking instructional improvement to student success.

Adopted 10-10-08

Arts Department courses of study:

Otero Players
The Otero Players theatre group provides a showcase for multi-talented students to express their acting, writing, directing and technical skills.