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Arts Administration and Policy - Modern and Contemporary Art History

School of the Art Institute of Chicago

12 months
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1798 USD/credit 53940 USD/year
1798 USD/credit 53940 USD/year
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About

SAIC's Dual Degree option in Modern and Contemporary Arts Administration and Policy - Modern and Contemporary Art History from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago combines two synergistic degrees to prepare students for careers in arts and cultural institutions.

Overview

The Dual Masters of Arts Administration and Policy - Modern and Contemporary Art History from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago is a three-year, 66-credit degree that provides students the ability to earn two synergistic degrees while maintaining the integrity and high standards of each degree. 

Learning outcomes

The curriculum is tailored to combine graduate studies in the history of modern and contemporary art, theory, and criticism, business administration, cultural policy, and curatorial practice. The two resulting degrees, a Master of Arts in Modern and Contemporary Art History (MAAH) and a Master of Arts in Arts Administration and Policy (MAAAP), prepare graduates for positions in museum administration and curating, work in nonprofit organizations, gallery management, academia, and foundation and cultural policy advocacy. Over the course of the curriculum, students have the opportunity for in-depth research with faculty and take advantage of the range of both departments' course offerings. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Theories of Things: Art, Design and Object 
  • Tracking and Pricing Provenance 
  • Methods in Contemporary Art History 
  • Mean Moms and Other Feminist Strategies 
  • Critical Terms in Modern Architecture 
  • Critical Terms in Modern Architecture 
  • How To Be A Neoliberal Artist In 14 Easy Lessons 
  • Fan Studies and Art Criticism 
  • Art in Eastern Europe under Communism, and After 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • SAIC requires applicants to apply online. Filing an online application requires a valid credit card and a current email address. You may apply to up to three programs with one application and fee. If you are applying to either the MFA in Studio or the Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Studio you may select up to three departments of entry.
  • Applications must be submitted prior to 11:00 p.m. (CST) on the appropriate deadline. When you click the "submit" button on the Graduate Application form, you will be prompted to enter credit card information to pay the application fee. Your application form is not fully submitted until you have entered your credit card information.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    53940 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1798 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    53940 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1798 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Chicago

1297 - 2491 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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