University of Wisconsin-Madison

Master of Arts-Business: Arts and Creative Enterprise Leadership Program


The one year, 30 credit, Master of Arts-Business: Arts and Creative Enterprise Leadership Program gives you the opportunity to earn a master’s degree fusing business and cultural practice. The program helps you build your professional network while you develop the strategic skills to become an innovative arts administrator, nonprofit executive, or social entrepreneur. You gain expertise with a business-focused curriculum while benefitting from hands-on learning, project work, and field experiences. The degree supports two types of students: creative professionals looking to fuse their arts background with business and social enterprise training, and business professionals who want arts-based coursework.



Goals and Objectives

You gain expertise with a business-focused curriculum while benefitting from hands-on learning, project work, and field experiences.

- Build on your creative skills and background to make a difference and build a career.
- Develop a portfolio of strategic abilities rooted in business practice.
- Complete a paid internship or receive seed funding for your start-up project.


Admissions

Application to the program is done through the Wisconsin MBA and Master's Program Office. Applicants will submit a resume, transcripts, essays, and letter of recommendation(s). No standardized score is required. Visit our website to learn how to apply.

University of Wisconsin-Madison
975 University Avenue
Madison, WI 53706
United States

FACULTY
Russell Coff
Sarah Marty
John Surdyk
Rebecca Buckman
Angela Richardson

Email: bolz@wsb.wisc.edu
Phone: 608-263-4161

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