The arts administration minor program is designed to build leadership, communication and critical thinking skills in students with a strong interest in the arts. Students minoring in arts management are required to complete 20 credit hours –14 hours of which are required core courses, 3 hours from an arts theory elective and 3 hours from a professional practices elective.

Arts Administration Minor – 20 hours

Core Requirements – 14 hours
ART – 180Computer Literacy for Design (3 cr.)
Or
CS – 156Web Site Design & Management (3 cr.)
BUS – 306Leadership, Innovation and Social Responsibility (3 cr.)
COM – 215Introduction to Public Relations (3 cr.)
Or
COM – 225Public Speaking (3 cr.)
Or
ENG – 358Professional Writing (3 cr.)
CS – 120Spreadsheets (1 cr.)
IDS – 355Arts Administration (3 cr.)
THE – 105Front of House Practica (varied course cr.)

Arts Theory Elective – 3 credits outside the major, chosen from:
ART – 221Survey Western Art: Ancient-Early Renaissance (3 cr.)
or
ART – 222Survey Western Art: High Renaissance-Modern (3 cr.)
DAN – 200Dance in Society (3 cr.)
Or
DAN – 359Western Theatrical Dance (3 cr.)
MUS – 215Music Literature (3 cr.)
THE – 114Introduction to Theatre (3 cr.)

Professional Practices Elective – 3 credits chosen from:
ART – 400Circus Design Studio at Meredith (3 cr.)
ART – 482Professional Practices and Portfolio Development in Studio Art (3 cr.)
ART – 491Professional Practices and Portfolio Development in Graphic Design (3 cr.)
ART – 930Community Internship (1 cr.)
COM – 365Digital Media Convergence (3 cr.)
COM – 480Communication Internship (0, varied course cr.)
DAN – 480Internship in Performing Arts Administration (0, varied course cr.)
HOS – 320Introduction to Event Planning (3 cr.)
MUS – 333Seminar in Music technology (1 cr.)
MUS – 480Professional Practices in Music (2 cr.)
MUS – 580Internship in Music (0, varied course cr.)
THE – 480Internship: Area of Specialization (varied course cr.)

Contact Information
Beth Mulvaney
Professor of Art, Art Historian, Department Head
107-2 Gaddy-Hamrick
mulvaneyb@meredith.edu
(919) 760-8497