Maintain a High Quality Education and a Clear Pathway to Four-year Institutions, Associate of Art Degrees & Certificates
Celebrate Art-making as a Process, a Way of Thinking and Communicating, and an Agent for Change
Foster Critical Analysis and Writing
Encourage Opportunities for Employment, Lifelong Learning, and Personal Enrichment
The Cypress College Art Department encourages collaboration, empathy, and innovation to prepare our students for tomorrow's challenges. We believe in making a lasting impact on our students future.
AJ Dungo, Cypress College Art Department Alumnus, Illustrates for the NY Times
After finishing his coursework in the Art Department at Cypress College, AJ went on to receive a Bachelor's Degree in Illustration at ArtCenter College of Design. AJ is an active exhibiting artist and working full-time designer at Sketchers and does free-lance illustration for a variety of clients, including The New York Times.