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Arts Administration, M.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
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This online MA in Arts Administration at the University of Kentucky program is designed for working professionals who want to acquire the leadership and management skills for today’s arts organizations.  require but need flexibility to balance school, work, and family obligations.

As a graduate of this program, you will be able to:

Design programs and strategies in order to engage with stakeholders, donors, patrons, and communitiesSolve problems through quantitative and qualitative research and conceptual analysisUtilize industry-standard software programs to create compelling messages in a variety of mediums.Draw on your new knowledge of the cultural sector to initiate change in the artsTranscend traditional modes and mechanisms in order to innovatively collaborate with peer colleagues, industry professionals, and faculty

Programme Structure

  • The Arts Administration Program has dedicated considerable time and effort to insuring that our online courses are functional and understandable to both the student and instructor, regularly updated and aesthetically pleasing.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Credits
    36 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus, Online

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:


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General Requirements

  • A resume (no more than two pages in length) indicating the applicant's education, professional and volunteer experience, accomplishments, and qualifications for graduate study.
  • A statement of purpose (one page, single-spaced) indicating the reasons for the applicant's interest in graduate study in Arts Administration at UK, what they hope to accomplish with their degree, and how they are prepared to earn a degree online.
  • A 10-page portfolio of writing samples that preferably would include at least one sample of research writing (college-level or above) but may also include professional writing samples that demonstrate critical and analytical thinking.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    685 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 685 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    685 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 685 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
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Living costs for Lexington-Fayette

  • 900 - 1400 USD/month
    Living Costs

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