Mission + Values

Rocky Mountain College of Art + Design is an innovative, rigorous, and community-oriented global learning environment that inspires passion for critical thinking and prepares learners to be forces of change in the creative industries, our communities, and the world.

Our ten value statements guide us in achieving our mission:

  • Our students come first
  • We are a campus of professionals, innovators and educators
  • We welcome individuality and self-reflection
  • We appreciate and celebrate our community
  • We communicate our campus pride and excitement
  • We are committed to consistent business processes and systems while fostering innovation
  • We work toward creating a financially sustainable model of higher education that considers the interests of our multiple stakeholders
  • We embrace a culture of leadership, trust and, communication
  • We understand the importance of taking risks and being adaptable to change
  • We value professionalism and role modeling

We embrace forward-thinking and are proud to provide students a safe place to learn, practice, and grow.