Arts Administration

Goucher College

M.A. Blended
36 months
906 USD/credit
906 USD/credit
Tuition fee
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The M.A. in Arts Administration at  Goucher College is a graduate program designed for busy people who want to: learn from national arts leaders, develop a strong, national network, be inspired by a community of mentors and peers, enhance their careers, enjoy the flexibility to live and learn from anywhere in the world.


At  Goucher College Students will apply in a practical setting their knowledge of and communicate orally and in writing about managerial functions in the arts including financial management, marketing, advocacy, public policy, fundraising and resource development, grantsmanship, and legal issues pertaining to the arts.


Arts Administration program graduates are planning, facilitating, evaluating, and raising money; designing and opening new facilities; educating students of all ages; consulting in areas like audience development, strategic planning, and financial development; developing and managing public arts programs and arts advocacy organizations; and exploring arts research for non-profits and government agencies. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Marketing
  • Finance
  • Fund Development
  • Grantsmanship
  • Arts and Public Policy
  • Leadership
  • Law in the Arts
  • Managing Performing Arts Organizations
  • Managing Visual Arts Organizations

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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Rolling admission




43 alternative credits



Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete the online application.
  • Send official sealed transcripts of all undergraduate and graduate work.
  • Send a minimum of one letter of recommendation completed by someone who knows you well enough to give an informed opinion of your intellectual ability, capacity for sustained self-directed study, personal qualifications, and professional potential.
  • Complete the essay answering program-specific questions. Please review essay requirements below.
  • International students must also follow the international student admissions processes.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    906 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 906 USD per credit and a duration of 36 months.
  • National

    906 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 906 USD per credit and a duration of 36 months.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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Arts Administration
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