Arts Management and Arts Entrepreneurship - Bachelor of Arts in Arts Management and Arts Entrepreneurship

The Arts Management & Arts Entrepreneurship major allows students to apply arts and business thinking to real-world arts business challenges in an increasingly competitive arts environment. Students will develop knowledge and skills to lead not-for-profit or for-profit enterprises in the creative economy. They will also gain an understanding of all the possible career opportunities in the arts and creative economy. The major is designed to maximize students' transferable skills so that they are able to navigate an uncertain future. Graduates are also well equipped to pursue various graduate programs in the arts, business, entrepreneurship, and creative enterprise. Students seeking the Arts Management & Arts Entrepreneurship major may not also earn the Arts Management co-major, the Arts Management minor, or the Arts Entrepreneurship minor.

Program Requirements

(59 or 60 credit hours)  No more than 9 credit hours may be counted toward both the completion of the Arts Management & Arts Entrepreneurship major and the completion of a minor, co-major, or second major.

Arts Management & Entrepreneurship Core
Introduction to Arts Management & Entrepreneurship
CCA 101The Entrepreneurial Artist2-3
CCA 111Innovation, Creativity and Design Thinking3
CCA 201Introduction to Arts Management3
Arts Management & Entrepreneurship Studio
CCA 220Arts Management & Arts Entrepreneurship Studio 12
CCA 320Arts Management & Arts Entrepreneurship Studio 22
CCA 420Arts Management & Arts Entrepreneurship Studio 32
Topics in Arts Management & Entrepreneurship. Select nine credit hours:9
Introduction to Music Business
Arts Marketing & Engagement
Financial Management & Development in the Arts
Arts Entrepreneurship
Policy & Advocacy in the Arts
Experiential Learning. Complete three practicums or one internship:3
Arts Management Practicum
Internship
Culminating Experience. Select one:3
Strategic Innovation in the Arts
Advanced Topics in the Creative Arts
Arts Expertise15
Students will choose, in consultation with their advisor, 15 credits in the College of Creative Arts. This requirement can also be met with a major, minor, or certificate from the College of Creative Arts with a minimum of 15 credits. The Arts Management co-major, the Arts Management minor, or the Arts Entrepreneurship minor may not be used.
Business Expertise15
Students will choose, in consultation with their advisor, 15 credits in the Farmer School of Business. This requirement can also be met with a major, minor, or certificate from the Farmer School of Business with a minimum of 15 credits. The Arts Management co-major, the Arts Management minor, or the Arts Entrepreneurship minor may not be used.
Total Credit Hours59-60