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Arts and Cultural Management

(12 Credit Hours)

Arts Management

The graduate certificate program in arts and cultural management  serves professionals currently working in arts management or related fields who desire to expand their knowledge and skills, but may not be able to enter a full graduate program. The program offers courses currently available in the Master of Public Administration Program with an emphasis on preparing arts managers to meet the ever-changing challenges placed on nonprofit cultural institutions.

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
  • Letter of intent


For the most up-to-date information, visit Treasurer's Office Tuition and Fees.

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