UW-Stout Bachelor of Science in Arts Administration and Entrepreneurship will provide you with a refined understanding of how the arts function in society in the 21st century. The arts have the power to shape individuals, engage with current issues, and build communities. To help artists and entrepreneurs achieve these goals, an administrator needs a well-balanced mix of creativity, programming, marketing, community organizing, and collaboration.
- Engage in hands-on, practical creative research projects to prepare you to work effectively with non-profit organizations, for-profit entities in the arts, and as entrepreneurs.
- Learn professional skills in business while developing creativity in understanding and presenting arts.
- Participate in authentic creative research experiences using theories, methods, and techniques critically to administer and facilitate the arts in a sustainable and equitable way.
- Apply legal and ethical standards as pertained to working in the arts, especially when decisions involve new ways of addressing societal needs.
The arts and cultural field will always need talented management professionals who can thoughtfully guide organizations into the future. Our unique curriculum will prepare you to work in an art career that is increasingly collaborative and cross-disciplinary.