Placeholder image for Arts Management

Arts Management, B.A.

  • Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 48 months
Access all 180000+ programmes, for free with a Studyportals account.
account benefits visualised


The B.F.A in Arts Management at the Long Island University (LIU)  develops skills in critical thinking, leadership, management, planning and finance. Specialized courses apply these aptitudes to arts institutions. 

A concentration is established in one area of the arts (visual arts, music, theatre or dance). Each area of arts concentration includes history and theory classes as well as applied work. The additional arts management coursework includes classes in accounting, economics, management, marketing, law, and public relations, communications, public speaking and computer graphics.

Qualities That Set Our Program Apart

  • Exceptional arts education combined with training in business and economics
  • Real-world experience through New York metro area internships
  • Gifted faculty members with extensive professional credits
  • Small classes and a culture of creativity

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:

    We have rolling admissions.  As an international student it is important to apply as soon as possible.

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

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Arts Management Practicum
  • Introduction to Arts Management
  • Arts Management Practices Development,
  • Fundraising and Grant Writing
  • Accounting In the Arts
  • Marketing The Arts
  • Internship in Arts
  • Management
  • Principles of Management
  • Organizational Behavior
  • Public Speaking
  • Arts & Entertainment Promotion
  • Legal Aspects of the Arts & Entertainment Industry

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:


    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 3

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 3 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

  • Incoming freshmen must have a solid B average (3.0 grade point average or 82 to 85) and an average SAT of 1000 (Math & Critical Reading combined) or ACT Composite of 20 or above.
  • Transfer students must have completed more than 24 college credits. A minimum college GPA of 3.0 is required to transfer into the Arts Management Program. If you have completed fewer than 24 credits, you must also submit high school transcripts and SAT/ACT scores.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    37182 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 37182 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    37182 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 37182 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

Living costs for New York City

  • 1819 - 3970 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.


You’ve wishlisted multiple studies. Did you know you can compare them side-by-side in our Compare-tool?

Go to your profile page to get personalised recommendations!