The School of Arts and Communication provides courses of study in Arts, Communication, Dance, Journalism, Music, Recording Arts and Technology, Telemedia, and Theatre Arts. Courses and programs are designed to meet the needs of those seeking general education, transfer to a university, or preparation for careers in these fields. 

900 Otay Lakes Road, Room 702B
Chula Vista, CA 91910
Phone No. (619) 482-6372

Contact Us
Donna Arnold, M.S., Office 702B
(619) 482-6372
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Department Chairs

Performing Arts: Music, Dance, Theatre Arts

Cynthia McGregor, Ph.D., Office 806, (619) 421-6700 Ext. 5539
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Visual Arts

Marisol Rendon. M.F.A., Office 750B, (619) 421-6700 Ext. 5755
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Communication: Communication, Journalism, Recording Arts & Technology, Telemedia

Eric Maag, M.A. Office 105G, (619)421-6700 Ext.5531
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Events and Performances

The School of Arts and Communication offers many exciting events and performances throughout the year. These events include debate tournaments, theatre productions, art gallery shows, and various music and dance performances. Please contact our School office, (619) 482-6372, or visit, for the events schedule.

A bi-national photo exhibit, featuring photographs taken by four prolific artists, will be held at the Southwestern College Art Gallery in conjunction with the Tijuana Cultural Center beginning March 12.... READ MORE
The Recording Arts and Technology program at Southwestern College in Chula Vista is one of the nation’s top audio programs.... READ MORE
Last updated: 4/12/2013 3:04:06 PM