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Arts Administration

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Degree Requirements

December 2013 Graduates

Master of Arts in Arts Administration

MAAA Core – 30 credits
AADM–Y500     Organizational Behavior and the Arts
AADM–Y511     Performing Arts Center Management
AADM–Y515     Financial Management for the Arts
AADM–Y525     Museum Management
AADM–Y530     Audience Development and Marketing the Arts
AADM–Y535     Arts Administration and the Cultural Sector
AADM–Y650     Seminar in Arts Administration (Capstone)
BUS–L575        Legal Issues in the Arts
SPEA–V525      Management in the Nonprofit Sector
SPEA–V558      Fund Development for Nonprofits

Experiential – 6 credits
AADM–Y550     Practicum in Arts Administration
AADM–Y750     Internship in Arts Administration

Electives – 9 credits
*Any graduate-level elective; chosen in consultation with faculty advisor.

Click here for the MAAA program curriculum.

*For more information on core courses, please see the arts administration core course descriptions.

Master of Public Affairs/Master of Arts in Arts Administration

MPA Core – 15 credits
SPEA–V502     Public Management
SPEA–V506     Statistical Analysis for Effective Decision Making
SPEA–V517     Public Management Economics
SPEA–V540     Law and Public Affairs
SPEA–V560     Public Finance and Budgeting

MAAA Core – 18 credits
AADM–Y500     Organizational Behavior and the Arts
AADM–Y511     Performing Arts Center Management
AADM–Y525     Museum Management
AADM–Y530     Audience Development and Marketing the Arts
AADM–Y535     Arts Administration and the Cultural Sector
BUS–L575        Legal Issues in the Arts

Capstone – 3 credits (choose one of the following)
SPEA–V600     Capstone in Public and Environmental Affairs
AADM–Y650    Seminar in Arts Administration

Nonprofit Management – 9 credits
SPEA–V521      The Nonprofit and Voluntary Sector
SPEA–V525      Management in the Nonprofit Sector
SPEA–V558      Fund Development for Nonprofits

Financial Management – 3 credits (choose one of the following)
SPEA–V526      Financial Management for Nonprofit Organizations
AADM–Y515     Financial Management for the Arts

Experiential – 6 credits
AADM–Y550     Practicum in Arts Administration
AADM–Y750     Internship

Electives – 9 credits
*Any graduate-level elective; chosen in consultation with faculty advisor.

Click here for the MPA/MAAA dual degree program curriculum.

*For more information on core courses, please see the arts administration core course descriptions.