Arts Management and Arts Entrepreneurship
Miami University’s Arts Management and Arts Entrepreneurship Program combines your artistic skill set with the foundational areas of arts management and arts entrepreneurship to create a new generation of creative problem solvers built for today’s challenges.
We envision a world where the arts are valued as an integral part of society and recognized for contributing to interdisciplinary problem-solving through creativity, empathy, critical thinking, and collaboration. We strive to uphold artistic skill sets, foundational skills in arts management, and entrepreneurship and innovation as the ideals for what it means to be an artist in the 21st century.
Miami’s Arts Management and Arts Entrepreneurship Program is rooted in interdisciplinary application and combines existing best practices in the field of arts management and administration with entrepreneurship and innovation allowing students to take control of their creative careers.
Our program is built on the foundational areas of arts management including Leadership & Governance, Mission Based Programming, Finance and Development, Marketing and Communications, Audience Development and Community Engagement, and Policy and Advocacy. Students master the necessary skills to apply the best in creative business practices
The program explores the role of the arts beyond the stage and studio preparing students to tackle global challenges using arts and culture as a catalyst for change. Students are prepared to join an interdisciplinary workforce that focuses on creativity, collaboration, and innovation at the heart of contemporary problem-solving. Students connect their creative artistry to emerging trends in arts and cultural creation including Arts for Social Change, Arts Sustainability, Arts Technology, Arts + Health, Creative Placemaking, S.E.A.D (Science, Engineering, Arts, and Design).