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Degree Details

(240102) Bachelor of General Studies with Concentration in Arts Management

Program Type:


BGS in Arts Management – The Bachelor of General Studies with a concentration in Arts Management offers a student the opportunity to learn the business side of theater or a non-profit arts agency.  The program combines courses in the fine arts with courses in theater.  Students who major in this program will develop the skills and knowledge they will need to connect art and artists to audiences.

Career Paths for graduates with a BGS in Arts Management – gallery director, museum director, performing arts companies, theater management.

Student Learning Outcomes

The student learning outcomes for the Bachelor of General Studies are presented below:

  1. Graduates will demonstrate good citizenship and civic involvement.
  2. Graduates will be able to process scientific information.
  3. Graduates will attend or participate in artistic or cultural events.
  4. Graduates will demonstrate knowledge of history.
  5. Graduates will exhibit critical thinking ability.
  6. Graduates will write effectively.

Admission Requirements

Students must meet all requirements for admission to the university found on our Applying for Admissions site. The Bachelor of General Studies program has no separate or special admission requirements.

Degree Requirements

  1. Students must complete all of the requirements pertaining to baccalaureate degrees as specified on our Academic Requirements site.
  2. Students must complete at least 45 semester hours at the 3000 level or above and at least 15 semester hours at the 4000 level.
  3. Students must declare a 27-hour Area of Concentration and two 12-hour Enrichment Blocks during their first semester of enrollment in the program. Their initial selection of both the Area of Concentration and Enrichment Blocks can be changed subsequently.
  4. Of the 27 hours required by the Area of Concentration, nine must be at the 3000-4000 level.
  5. Students are required to make a “C” or higher in all courses applied toward the Area of Concentration.
Additional Requirements for Concentration in Arts Management

Students pursuing the arts management concentration must take the following courses:

  • FIAR 1001
  • MUSI 1751
  • THTR 1020
  • FIAR 2605
  • THTR 2026
  • THTR 3900
  • THTR 4901
  • THTR 4132
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