Opportunities for Non-Majors

Masters students in the Jacobs School of Music can choose Arts Administration as an Outside Area, and IU students in doctoral programs can obtain a Doctoral Minor in Arts Administration. You may take any arts administration courses to fulfill the requirement.

Visit us to discuss your outside field or doctoral minor:

Arts Administration Program Office
School of Public and Environmental Affairs (SPEA) 260
(812) 855.2840
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Outside Field of Study for Jacobs School of Music Masters Students

Required: Two courses, 6 credit hours

The Outside Field of Study in Arts Administration requires permission from both an advisor at the Jacobs School of Music and the director of the Arts Administration Program, Michael Wilkerson. Students must take 6 credits (two courses) at the graduate level from SPEA’s offerings in Arts Administration, chosen in consultation with the program director.

More information on the Jacobs School of Music Masters Outside Field of Study

Download the Outside Field of Study Approval Form

Doctoral Minor in Arts Administration

Required: Four courses, 12 credit hours

Doctoral students take 12 credits (four courses) at the graduate level from SPEA’s offerings in Arts Administration, chosen in consultation with the program director, Michael Wilkerson, and meant to fit the student’s career interests. There is no comprehensive examination. For more information on pursuing a doctoral minor in Arts Administration, contact your doctoral program office.

Download the Doctoral Minor Approval Form