Arts Administration (Music and Business)

Bachelor of Arts - BA

  • Music with concentration in art or theatre 
  • Broadcast arts and basic business components 
  • Prepared for a variety of positions

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Music, art or theatre and business as a combined form have cultural and practical aspects. Encompassing the arts in their broadest interpretation and incorporating a basic business component, this program permits students to live responsibly in an interdependent world. It forms an intrinsic parallel to the undergraduate curricular purpose regarding the human condition.

Combining music, art or theatre and a business component, the program consists of these objectives:
- developing student competencies in music;
- developing in the student basic skills in business administration;
- familiarizing the student with the separate as well as the combined standards for effective arts management.

More About This Degree

The music department, located on the first and second floors of the Sette LaVhergetta Center for Performing Arts, is comprised of faculty offices and studios, classrooms and practice rooms, the music therapy lab and clinical observation room, small recital room, and main theatre.

Graduates of this program are prepared for a variety of positions in organizations concerned with artistic presentations. Arts administrators are needed in federal, state and community arts agencies, as well as in the promotion of arts education programs.

Undergraduate Admissions Requirements

  • Official SAT and/or ACT scores
  • Completed application
  • Essay
  • Official transcripts
  • Letter of recommendation

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