Northwest Community College

Fine Arts

Mission | Faculty

Our Mission
♦ Provide candidates with a strong fine arts foundation as well as high quality, relevant coursework in a specialty area – fine art, graphic communication or digital media – in preparation for career or transfer. 
♦ Create learning opportunities which develop students’ critical and visual thinking skills and allow them to learn the principles and processes of art while exploring a variety of media. 

NCCC’s Art Department offers three degree programs
♦ Associate in Science Degree in Fine Art: Art
♦ Associate in Science Degree in Fine Art: Digital Media
♦ Associate in Science Degree in Fine Art: Graphic Design

and four certificates
♦ Digital Publishing (recommended for WIOA)
♦ Fine Arts
♦ Graphic Design


Janet Nesteruk 
B.A. Wesleyan University, B.F.A. Hartford Art School, M.F.A. Cranbrook Academy
♦ 860.738.6384 
email ASB317
Educational Philosophy
I teach with the conviction that we all have a “treasure chest” inside of us that has all that we need to be successful and reach our dreams. I aim to support the student as he or she develops his or her unique capabilities and potential.

Sue Berg

B.A. B.S. Plymouth State, M.Ed University of Hartford, M.F.A. Maine College of Art
♦ 860.738.6342 
email GW223
Educational Philosophy
My goal for teaching is to facilitate learning. I like a collaborative atmosphere in the classroom as I believe, everyone has something to offer. Basically, my job is to pass on experience. faculty site