Arts Administration (M.S.)

Master of Science in Arts Administration (36 credits):

Le Moyne College's Master of Arts in Arts Administration is interdisciplinary in nature, offering students the opportunity to apply management concepts in an arts environment.  Through coursework and real-world experience, the program offers flexibility for students of any major or background.

Foundation Courses
AAD 501Survey of Arts Administration3
AAD 502Marketing and Public Relations Strategies in Arts & Entertainment3
AAD 503Governance & Board Development in the Arts3
AAD 504Financial Management in the Arts3
AAD 505Developing Capital in the Arts3
Business Courses
Select six credits of the following:6
Quantitative Decision Making
Human Resource Management
Org Dynamics: Leadership
Electives
Select six credits of the following:6
Globalization of the Arts
Engaging the Community Through the Arts
The Art Museum Today
Practicum/Capstone
AAD 590Arts Administration On-Campus Practicum3
AAD 690Arts Administration Consulting Practicum3
AAD 701Arts Administration Seminar3
Total Credit Hours36

This program may be completed in 12 months full-time or in 18-months part-time. What follows is a sample full-time course of study. Course offering schedule may vary.

Plan of Study Grid
Year I
IntersessionCredit Hour
AAD 501 Survey of Arts Administration 3
AAD 502 Marketing and Public Relations Strategies in Arts & Entertainment 3
 Credit Hours6
First Semester
AAD 505 Developing Capital in the Arts 3
Business Course (HRM 601, MGT 601 or STA 501) 3
Business Course (HRM 601, MGT 601 or STA 501) 3
AAD 590 Arts Administration On-Campus Practicum 3
 Credit Hours12
Second Semester
AAD 503 Governance & Board Development in the Arts 3
AAD 504 Financial Management in the Arts 3
AAD 690 Arts Administration Consulting Practicum 3
AAD 701 Arts Administration Seminar 3
 Credit Hours12
Year II
Intersession
AAD Elective (601, 602 or 603) 3
AAD Elective (601, 602 or 603) 3
 Credit Hours6
 Total Credit Hours36