- Top 3 Jazz program in America.
- Top 6 Music Therapy Program according to BestSchools.org.
- 20 most popular schools for Musical Theatre (StateUniversity.com).
- The only college of fine arts in the State of Michigan.
- One of only eight colleges of fine arts in the nation that has all of its programs professionally accredited.
- Students entering the College of Fine Arts have the highest ACT scores and the highest high school GPAs among all WMU colleges.
- Dean: Daniel G. Guyette
- Associate Dean: Dr. Scott Irelan
- Interim Director, Frostic School of Art: Adriane Little
- Chair, Department of Dance: Megan Slayter
- Director, School of Music: Keith Kothman
- Chair, Department of Theatre: Joan Herrington
- Enrollment in Fall 2016
- Undergraduate: 1047
- Graduate: 108
- Total: 1155