Arts and Cultural Management

(15 Credit Hours)

Arts Management

The graduate certificate program in arts and cultural management prepares a global market of arts leaders in the creative economy through immersive experiences with diverse artists, arts and cultural institutions, and their communities. Based in the School of the Arts, the program is a one-year, 15-credit curriculum of live and online classes.  Students may also complete the certificate as degree-seeking students in the Master of Public Administration (MPA) and Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing (MFA) programs.

Admissions Criteria

  • Official college transcripts
  • Undergraduate GPA of 3.0 or better
  • Writing sample demonstrating an ability to perform literary analysis and conduct research, and/or a portfolio of arts- management-related work samples
  • Statement of Goals


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Application Deadlines

Fall: March 1 (priority deadline for students seeking financial aid and scholarships); July 1 final deadline for all other students
Spring: November 1
Summer: March 1

Contact Information

Karen Chandler
program director