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Arts Administration

Southern Utah University

Master On Campus
24 months
23620 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Arts Administration program from Southern Utah University develops graduates who balance administrative systems with the creative process in an effort to ensure the artistic integrity and economic sustainability of arts organizations.

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Key Features

The master of fine arts in Arts Administration program from Southern Utah University is a two-year resident academic and experiential learning course of study that begins each fall. The program includes 60 credit hours (see MFA Curriculum) combined with work opportunities through our professional affiliates: artsFUSION, Frehner Museum of Natural History, the Southern Utah Museum of Art, SUU’s College of Performing and Visual Arts, and the Utah Shakespeare Festival

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Principles of Arts Administration 
  • Arts Advocacy and Cultural Policy 
  • Managing the Finances of Art Organizations 
  • Fund Development for Arts Administrators 
  • Leadership Development in the Arts 
  • Accounting for Arts Administrators 
  • Legal Issues in the Arts 
  • Grant Writing

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




60 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.

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

  • SUU Graduate Programs Admissions application and the fee
  • Official transcripts from each college or university attended (unless the institution is SUU
  • Resume including academic, professional, and volunteer experience
  • Three (3) letters of recommendation
  • A Statement of Purpose

Tuition Fee

  • International

    23620 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 23620 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.


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Arts Administration
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