Graduate Degree - Arts, Cultural Management and Museum Studies - Master of Arts

Program:
Arts, Cultural Management and Museum Studies - Master of Arts
Program Code:
5749 Arts and Cultural Management
Program Level:
Graduate
Award Type:
Master of Arts
Start Term:
US14
College:
College of Arts and Letters
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College of Arts and Letters

Graduate Study

Arts, Cultural Management and Museum Studies - Master of Arts

The Master of Arts degree in Arts, Cultural Management and Museum Studies is a multidisciplinary degree administered by the College of Arts and Letters that prepares students for leadership positions related to the management and advocacy of arts and cultural organizations or industry dimensions of an artistic and humanistic entrepreneurial career. Students will customize their program electives for deeper exposure to museum, artistic, and cultural management depending on their area of interest.

In addition to meeting the requirements of the university and the College of Arts and Letters, students must meet the requirements specified below.

Requirements for the Master of Arts Degree in Arts, Cultural Management and Museum Studies

The Master of Arts degree in Arts Cultural Management and Museum Studies is available under both Plan A (with thesis) and Plan B (without thesis). A total of 33 credits are required for Plan A and 32 credits for Plan B.

Requirements for Both Plan A and Plan B
1. All of the following courses (13 credits):
ACM 801 Introduction to Arts, Management, and Museum Studies 3
ACM 861 Strategic Planning, Human Capital and Financial Management for Arts, Cultural and Museum Management 3
ACM 865 Leadership Development for Arts, Cultural and Museum Management 3
ACM 869 Policy and Advocacy for Arts, Cultural and Museum Management 3
ACM 892 Arts, Cultural Management and Museum Studies Seminar 1
2. At least 16 credits from the following courses:
ACM 862 Public Communications in Arts, Cultural and Museum Management 3
ACM 863 Event Management and Design for Arts and Culture 3
ACM 864 School and Community Education in Arts and Cultural Management 3
ACM 866 Operations and Facilities Management for Arts and Cultural Management 3
ACM 867 Development and Fundraising Theory and Practice for Arts, Cultural and Museum Management 3
ACM 868 Non-Profit for Arts, Cultural and Museum Management 3
ACM 872 Practicum in Arts and Cultural Management 3
ACM 890 Independent Study 1 to 3
ACM 891 Special Topics in Arts and Cultural Management 1 to 3
CSUS 431 Interpretation and Visitor Information Systems 3
CSUS 873 Culture, Communities and Tourism 3
MUSM 495 History Harvest 3
MUSM 885 Fundamentals of Museum Studies 3
MUSM 887 The Digital Museum 3
MUSM 888 Curatorial Practices in Museums and Cultural Organizations 3
MUSM 889 Museum Collections 3
MUSM 890 Independent Study 1 to 3
MUSM 894 Exhibit Communication 3
MUSM 895 Special Topics in Museum Studies 1 to 3
MUSM 897 Practicum in Museum Studies 1 to 3
MUSM 898 Museum Visitor Studies 3
Other management-focused or arts and humanities courses may be substituted with the approval of the academic advisor.