Artistic and cultural events have the power to transform communities. Lead the way by cultivating your knowledge of funding, marketing, and planning art initiatives. As the arts and culture landscape continues to evolve and lift local economies, gain hands-on experience managing strategic arts initiatives and cultural development opportunities. Be prepared to develop entrepreneurial skills that will serve you well in non-profit and for-profit settings worldwide.
Skills You'll Learn
Plan and evaluate events that inspire community support for arts and culture
Create strategic marketing, audience development, and community outreach plans
Gain funding through grants, sponsorships, and individual donations
Plan out your schedule and determine your preferred timeline for completing your master's degree—finish in as few as 18 months or take up to five years.
Program Manager Salary: National Average
“The return on investment for the education is invaluable. Things that I would be working on for my day job, I could apply in to classes. It was a direct connection to the work I was already doing.” —Tim Vacca, graduate.
Flexible Online Classes
We understand the demands of balancing work, friends and family, and school can be challenging. That's why at University College, you can complete your program entirely online. Our online learning platform makes it easy to work anywhere at any time.
University College programs maintain the highest level of accreditation offered by The Higher Learning Commission, one of the regional accrediting bodies recognized by the federal government. The University of Denver and all of its academic programs are regionally accredited by this commission, and regional accreditation is the highest standard for universities in the United States.