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Master of Fine Arts in Arts Administration

Southern Utah University
2 years
Full time
Master's degree
Cedar City
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33,760 USD

Program description

Master of Fine Arts in Arts Administration

The Master of Fine Arts in Arts Administration develops graduates who can balance administrative systems and creative processes to ensure the economic stability and artistic integrity of arts organizations. Coursework totals 60 credit hours.

The course is available on-campus only.

Admission requirements

  1. MFA application + $60 (USD) fee
  2. Bachelor’s degree in an artistic or business-related field from accredited university demonstrated by official transcript with a 3.0 GPA or higher
  3. Resume including academic, professional, and volunteer experience
  4. Three (3) letters of recommendation
  5. Written statement of purpose (cover letter)
  6. Proof of English Proficiency
  7. Financial statement form + Bank statement
  8. Copy of passport

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Program content

Required Courses (36 Credits)

  • AA 6010 - Principles of Arts Administration 3 Credit(s)
  • AA 6040 - Arts Advocacy and Cultural Policy 3 Credit(s)
  • AA 6060 - Fund Development for Arts Administrators 3 Credit(s)
  • AA 6070 - Leadership Development in the Arts 3 Credit(s)
  • AA 6090 - Accounting for Arts Administrators 3 Credit(s)
  • AA 6110 - Legal Issues in the Arts 3 Credit(s)
  • AA 6210 - Grant Writing 3 Credit(s)
  • AA 6800 - Board Relations and Planning 3 Credit(s)
  • AA 6810 - Marketing in the Arts I 3 Credit(s)
  • AA 6830 - Marketing in the Arts II 3 Credit(s)
  • AA 6940 - Capstone: Master of Arts 6 Credit(s)

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Southern Utah University

Southern Utah University

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Southern Utah University

351 W University Blvd
84720 Cedar City Utah
United States of America

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