Welcome to AAAE

The Association of Arts Administration Educators (AAAE) consists of more than 150 member programs, all training and equipping students in arts leadership, management, entrepreneurship, cultural policy, and more. Our network of faculty and their alumni are the cornerstones of local arts communities across the globe. AAAE serves as a convener, a resource, and an advocate for formal arts administration education.


Sep 18, 2018 3:10pm

AAAE Executive Director Search

The Association of Arts Administration Educators (AAAE) seeks a dynamic, self-motivated Executive Director to lead the organization. AAAE consists of more than 150 member programs, all training and eq...

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Jul 23, 2018 3:35pm

Host the 2020 Conference

  Join AAAE in building and executing one of the premier conference events for arts administration education scholars, educators, practitioners, and experts. Now in its 37th year, the AAAE...

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Jun 25, 2018 12:50pm

Updated Undergraduate Standards

In summer 2019, AAAE released the revised Standards for Arts Administration Undergraduate Program Curricula. In general, these standards parallel the Graduate Standards that alread...

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Jun 4, 2018 8:14am

A New Mission, Vision, and Values

AAAE is proud to announce a new Mission Statement, Vision Statement, and set of Values for the organization:    MISSION STATEMENT AAAE advances an inclusive, equitable, and resilien...

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