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Arts Administration

  • Covers For-Profit and Not-for-Profit Arts Administration
  • Develops Financial and Managerial skills
  • Explores Audience Identification and Marketing Techniques

These courses provide the marketing, managerial, fundraising, and financial skills that are needed to succeed in arts organizations and institutions, including museums, galleries, alternative spaces, and performing arts groups. Learn to create strategic plans, to develop budgets, and to fundraise. Explore new techniques for marketing arts organizations and events.

Learn more about the Certificate in Arts Management.

Financial Management for the Arts

Gain an understanding of the financial foundation of cultural organizations, which is critical to your and your organization’s success.

2019 Spring
1 section

Managing Museums and Other Cultural Institutions

Gain knowledge of the relationships among collecting, preserving, and presenting works of art and cultural heritage.

2019 Spring
1 section

Managing Performing Arts Organizations

Learn to develop programs that further a performing arts organization’s mission while meeting the needs and interests of different audiences.

1 section

Nonprofit Arts Management

Learn the fundamentals of healthy nonprofit arts organizations by surveying the principal concerns and skills required of an arts manager.

2019 Spring
2 sections

The Management and Registration of Art and Artifact Collections

This course provides an applied and practical approach to the management and care of art and artifact collections.

2019 Spring
1 section

Art in the Public Domain

Learn about important examples of public art in New York City and about the process behind selecting, creating, and managing these works.

2019 Spring
1 section

Development for the Visual and Performing Arts

Learn the techniques, skills, and strategies for implementing effective fundraising plans for visual and performing arts organizations.

Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion in the Arts

Examine the concepts of culture, diversity, and equity, and learn how to cultivate a culture of diversity and inclusion at an arts organization.

Marketing and Community Engagement for the Arts

Examine what a nonprofit arts manager must know about the business of marketing the visual and performing arts.

Entrepreneurship and the Arts

Explore the intersection of art and entrepreneurship, and acquire the knowledge needed to create your own arts-related enterprise.