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Earn your 1-year MA in Arts and Creative Enterprise Leadership and excel in business and creative fields.
2-semester intensive curriculum
Build on your creative skills
Develop your strategic abilities
Merge business, art, and society
The program supports two types of students: creative professionals looking to fuse their arts background with business and social enterprise training, and business professionals who want arts-based coursework.
Find your place as a leader
Build your professional network while you develop the strategic skills to lead. Become fully immersed in the world of nonprofits, community building, and social entrepreneurship.
Get Hands-on Experience at a Top Organization.
Or Launch Your Idea Into the World.
Complete an applied learning placement with an arts, cultural, or nonprofit organization
Gain real-world experience to complement your classroom learning. Through this applied practice and work mentorship, you engage in a variety of projects and initiatives and come away with a new set of knowledge and skills that will inform your future career.
Launch your own venture
Design and launch your own arts or community-based venture. Use tools built from the program to scope and develop an independent project with real-world impact. Become prepared for life as an entrepreneur.
Coursework to Transform Your Career
Core courses in arts and nonprofit management and entrepreneurship in the arts
Nonprofit Board Leadership
Impact Consulting for Arts-based Organizations and Communities
Sample Elective Courses
Bargaining, Negotiating, and Dispute Settlement for Managers
Civil Society and Community Leadership
Community Economic Analysis
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