M.A. in Arts Administration 

Goucher College’s M.A. in Arts Administration has been preparing leaders in the field for more than 20 years.


Our graduates are planning, facilitating, evaluating, and raising money; designing and opening new facilities; educating students of all ages; consulting in areas like audience development, strategic planning, and financial development; developing and managing public arts programs and arts advocacy organizations; and exploring arts research for non-profits and government agencies.


You complete most of your coursework online, giving you the flexibility to live your regular life while completing graduate school. 


“The faculty and fellow students encouraged confidence in my own abilities, helped me develop new skills, and changed my career perspective. I realized that a job in the in the arts was an opportunity to improve the world around me and build community.” —Abigail Baer, M.A.A.A. ’12

Find your community. Find your mentor.
Craft your journey. 

  • No GRE or other admissions tests required.
  • Easy, online application process.
  • Scholarships available. 

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Our flexible program and network of mentors can help you advance your career and find your place in the arts. Let us help you with the next steps.



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Janelle Spruill, M.A.A.A. '21Chevron icon 

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Janelle Spruill, M.A.A.A. '21

“Meet Janelle, who nurtures, challenges, and inspires young artists to pursue their artistic goals and passions.”

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