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Arts Management Emphasis

Sample curriculum by semester

Arts Management Emphasis

Year

Fall

Spring

1

  • MFA Core Workshop
  • Arts Management course
  • English/Am Lit
  • MFA Core Workshop
  • Art Management course
  • English/Am Lit

2

  • MFA Core Workshop
  • Arts Management course
  • CW Elective
  • Thesis
  • MFA Core Workshop
  • Arts Management course
  • Thesis

Arts Management Emphasis Required Courses (39 Credits)

Courses

Credits

Four MFA Core Workshops in primary genre, either:

ENGL 564: MFA Workshop in Poetry; or
ENGL 565: MFA Workshop in Fiction

12 credits

Four Arts Management Certificate courses:

Two required courses:
PUBA 660: Contemporary Perspectives on Arts Management; and
PUBA 661: Advanced Arts Management

Two electives:
PUBA 656: Fundraising and Marketing for Nonprofit;
PUBA 662: Cultural Administrations and Applied Research at Avery;
PUBA 663: Arts and Technology;
PUBA 664: Arts Education;
PUBA 664: Independent Research

12 credits

One Creative Writing elective, either:

ENGL 568: Reading for Writers;
ENGL 701: Internship;
ENGL 706: Crazyhorse Publishing Practicum;

or

A secondary genre workshop, either:
ENGL 564: MFA Workshop in Poetry; or
ENGL 565: MFA Workshop in Fiction

3 credits

Two graduate level literature electives  (see possible courses listed above)

6 credits

ENGL 702: Thesis Hours

6 credits

Arts Management Emphasis Sample Sequence of Courses: Fiction

SEMESTER ONE (9 credits)

ENGL 565: MFA Workshop in Fiction (3 credits)
PUBA 660: Contemporary Perspectives on Arts Management (3 credits)
ENGL 512: Southern Literature (3 credits)

SEMESTER TWO (9 credits)

ENGL 565: MFA Workshop in Fiction (3 credits)
PUBA 656: Fundraising and Marketing for Nonprofit (3 credits)
Creative Writing Elective – ENGL 706: Crazyhorse Publishing Practicum (3 credits)

SEMESTER THREE (12 credits)

ENGL 565: MFA Workshop in Fiction (3 credits)
PUBA 662: Cultural Administrations and Applied Research at Avery (3 credits)
ENGL 524: Nineteenth-Century American Literature II –Realism (3 credits)
ENGL 702: Thesis (3 credits)

SEMESTER FOUR (9 credits)
ENGL 565: MFA Workshop in Fiction (3 credits)
PUBA 661: Advanced Arts Management (3 credits)
ENGL 702: Thesis (3 credits)

Arts Management Emphasis Sample Sequence of Courses: Poetry

SEMESTER ONE (9 credits)

ENGL 564: MFA Workshop in Poetry (3 credits)
PUBA 660: Contemporary Perspectives on Arts Management (3 credits)
ENGL 504: Poetry and Prose of English Renaissance (3 credits)

SEMESTER TWO (9 credits)
ENGL 564: MFA Workshop in Poetry (3 credits)
PUBA 663: Arts and Technology (3 credits)
Creative Writing elective – ENGL 568: Reading for Writers (3 credits)
SEMESTER THREE (12 credits)

ENGL 564: MFA Workshop in Poetry (3 credits)
PUBA 664: Arts Education (3 credits)
ENGL 572 Topics in Major African American Writers (3 credits)
ENGL 702: Thesis (3 credits)

SEMESTER FOUR (9 credits)

ENGL 564: MFA Workshop in Poetry (3 credits)
PUBA 661: Advanced Arts Management (3 credits)
ENGL 702: Thesis (3 credits)