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Arts Management - Requirements for the Major

Arts Management Program | Arts Management Minor Requirements | Course Descriptions

Supporting Courses, 24 credits

Core Required, 12 credits:

  • ARTS MGT 257     Arts in the Community, 3 credits
  • AVD 261              Understanding the Arts, 3 credits
  • COMM 133           Fundamentals of Public Address, 3 credits
  • POL SCI 101         American Government and Politics, 3 credits

Arts Background Courses, choose 9 credits
Applied Arts (minimum of 3 credits):

  • ART 105                 Drawing, 3 credits
  • ART 106                 Design Methods, 3 credits
  • ART 107                 Two-Dimensional Design, 3 credits
  • ART 230                 Introduction to Ceramics, 3 credits
  • ART 243                 Introduction to Photography, 3 credits
  • ART 250                 Introduction to Fibers/Textiles, 3 credits
  • ART 260                 Introduction to Jewelry/Metals, 3 credits
  • MUS APP 101-262  Performance ensemble or lessons
  • MUSIC 151            Materials and Values in Music I, 3 credits
  • THEATRE 220       Stage Management, 3 credits
  • THEATRE              3 credits of dance studio
  • THEATRE 335       Production Practicum: Crews, 1 credit
  • THEATRE 336       Production Practicum: Cast, 1 credit
  • THEATRE 338       Production Practicum: Scene Shop, 1 credit

History/Theory (minimum of 3 credits):

  • AVD 102                History of the Visual Arts: Ancient to Medieval, 3 credits
  • AVD 103                History of the Visual Arts II: Renaissance to Modern, 3 credits
  • AVD 121                Survey of Western Music, 3 credits
  • AVD 141                Introduction to Theatre Arts, 3 credits
  • AVD 202                Concepts and Issues of Modern Art, 3 credits
  • AVD 272                Women in the Arts, 3 credits
  • THEATRE 309       Theatre History I: Greek to Elizabethan, 3 credits
  • THEATRE 310       Theatre History II: 17th Century to Realism, 3 credits
  • THEATRE 311       Theatre History III: 20th Century and Contemporary, 3 credits

Communication and Business, choose 3 credits:

  • BUS ADM 206      Law and the Individual, 3 credits
  • COMM 166            Fundamentals of Interpersonal Communication, 3 credits
  • COMM 280            Business and Professional Communication Skills, 3 credits
  • COMM 282            Principles of Public Relations/Corporate Communications, 3 credits

Upper-Level Courses 24 credits

Arts Management Core, 12 credits required:

  • ARTS MGT 354     Managing Arts and Cultural Organizations, 3 credits
  • ARTS MGT 355     Funding and Financial Issues in the Arts, 3 credits
  • ARTS MGT 356     Promoting the Arts, 3 credits
  • ARTS MGT 480     Arts Management Seminar, 1 credit (minimum 3 credits required)

Internship/Practicum, minimum of 3 credits:

  • ARTS MGT 455     Practicum in Arts Management, 3 credits
  • ARTS MGT 497     Internship, 3-12 credits (minimum 3.0 GPA required for internship placement)

Upper-Level Arts, choose 3 credits:

  • AVD 327               Jazz History, 3 credits
  • AVD 328               Musical Theatre History, 3 credits
  • AVD 329               World Music, 3 credits
  • AVD 360               Art and Ideas, 3 credits
  • AVD 370               Modern American Culture, 3 credits
  • AVD 371               World Art, 3 credits

Management and Business, choose 6 credits:

  • ACCT 300              Introductory Accounting, 4 credits
  • COMM 380            Communication Law, 3 credits
  • PU EN AF 344       Leadership and Human Resources, 3 credits
  • PU EN AF 415       Public and Nonprofit Budgeting, 3 credits
  • PU EN AF 428       Evaluating Programs in Public/Nonprofit Organizations, 3 credits
Arts Management Program
Arts Management Minor Requirements
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