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Art (Business), B.A.

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  • 48 months
Mechanicsburg, PA, United States
The Bachelor Degree (B.A.) in Art (business) offered by Messiah College combines hands-on Art and Design classes with core business courses to equip you with a strong business aptitude and comprehensive artistic background.
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Student opportunities

As a student at Art (business) offered by Messiah College, you will have opportunities to intern with graphic design firms, galleries, museums and public art institutions. You may even choose to study off-campus through a variety of cross-cultural programs including the Gordon Orvieto Program in Italy, Temple Rome and Wesley College in Sydney, Australia.

Equipped with a diverse set of artistic and business skills, you’ll be ready to start a career in arts management, business, marketing and promotion.

Career options for art (business) majors

  • Art collection manager
  • Marketing coordinator
  • Arts promoter
  • Arts manager
  • Museum or gallery employee
  • Nonprofit administrator

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    123 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Financial Accounting
  • Principles of Management
  • Business Law
  • Strategic Use of Information Technology
  • Principles of Macroeconomics

English Language Requirements

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General Requirements

Admission requirements

  • Academic record/transcript
  • Standardized test scores
  • Copy of passport photo ID page
  • Application form
  • Official high school transcript
  • Personal statement
  • Application fee

Tuition Fee

  • International

    35160 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 35160 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    36120 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 36120 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Mechanicsburg

  • 1000 - 1500 USD/month
    Living Costs

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