2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
    Sep 22, 2018  
2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog

Performing Arts Administration Minor


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Program Coordinator/Contact

David Reynolds, Director
School of Performing Arts
Lincoln Music Hall 205
605-688-5187

Program Information

The Performing Arts Administration minor will provide focus on the skills and experiences required for students to become professionals capable of entering the workforce in the performing arts. Students  will be prepared to manage a theatre company, dance company, symphony, performing arts venue, or other performing arts organization. 

Student Learning Outcomes

Students who complete the Performing Arts Administration minor will:

  • recognize and learn to apply best practices in marketing, promotion, and patron management in the performing arts industry;
  • understand and learn to apply accepted budgeting practices for performing arts industry;
  • develop skills in leadership, organizational hierarchy, teamwork, and problem solving required in the performing arts industry; and
  • develop specialized skills that will enhance the student’s professional goals and aspirations in performing arts administration.

Academic Requirements

Music majors with a specialization in Music Entrepreneurship are not eligible for this minor.

Course Delivery Format

Program coursework will be delivered in a combination of lecture and project-based learning models.

Requirements for Performing Arts Administration Minor: 18 Credits


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