Bellarmine University

Arts Administration

The Arts Administration program at Bellarmine University is the perfect place to earn a degree in this field. Students in the program enjoy small class sizes and benefit from a flexible curriculum that allows them to select a track focus in Art, Music, or Theatre so their undergraduate experience can be tailored to best suit their career aspirations. While pursuing an Arts Administration degree at Bellarmine, students will be guided into two internship experiences, giving them practical, hands-on work experiences and allowing students to build their professional network before they graduate. In addition, all Arts Administration students earn a Business Administration minor as part of their major coursework, ensuring each student has the expertise necessary to succeed.

Goals and Objectives

The Arts Administration program at Bellarmine University provides an interdisciplinary education that prepares well-rounded students for employment as professional administrators in the fine and performing arts. The degree offers a practical education in management and leadership, with a strong foundation in both art and business. Majors in the program earn a minor in Business Administration and take a range of courses in arts administration, studio arts, theater and music, with an in-depth exploration of their chosen artistic discipline. A minimum of two or more guaranteed internship placements present each student with valuable real world experiences that further prepare them for careers within public and private cultural organizations.


Students pursuing a B.A. in Arts Administration take several seminar courses in Arts Administration, choose a track focus in Art, Music, or Theatre, and earn a full Business Administration minor alongside their major. In addition, students undertake two practical internship experiences, earning real-world experience.


Anyone who is accepted to, or currently enrolled in, Bellarmine University as a student may enter the undergraduate program by declaring themselves an Arts Administration major. Students may apply to the university online

Bellarmine University
2001 Newburg Road
Louisville, KY 40205
United States

Dr. Zackary Ross

Email: [email protected]
Phone: 5022728431

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