CSU launches online Master of Arts Leadership and Administration degree

Art GalleryColorado State University recently launched an online Master of Arts Leadership and Administration to provide professionals in all arts disciplines with the knowledge and acumen they need to serve as visionary leaders in their field.

Built upon the understanding that individuals in the arts seek deep meaning through their work, the degree emphasizes engaging communities through creative partnerships to help students learn how to maximize their work’s reach and impact with audiences.

Fostering the entrepreneurial spirit

The new online degree is designed to help students take their creative talents further – building the skills they need to operate their own businesses or take on leadership roles and create meaningful change in the organizations in which they work.

Course content focuses on entrepreneurial subjects such as leadership, finance management, media communication, arts policy, project planning and evaluation, community engagement, events management, and more.

Career opportunities

The Master of Arts Leadership and Administration focuses not only on what industry professionals need to know today, but what those wishing to be successful in the field will need in the future as well.

The demand for creative people with entrepreneurial and administrative skills is on the rise. Organizations in a wide array of fields are looking for leaders who can think differently, integrate knowledge across disciplines, spot and solve problems, and generate new ideas.

CSU’s Master of Arts Leadership and Administration program is designed to enhance the skills that employers are seeking: innovative thinking, leadership, adaptability, collaboration and passion – translating into a wide variety of career paths in the creative and non-profit sectors and beyond.

Open for registration now

The online Master of Arts Leadership Administration is currently accepting students for the Fall 2015 semester. Applications are due June 30. Those interested in the program should contact the CSU OnlinePlus Student Success Team with any questions. More information about the degree can be found at online.colostate.edu.

About OnlinePlus

Colorado State University OnlinePlus has more than 45 years of experience delivering online and distance education. We support the University’s land-grant mission of expanding access to education by connecting students who cannot, or choose not to, come to campus with Colorado State’s renowned faculty, research, and academic curricula.

CSU OnlinePlus is a division of the Office of Engagement, which strengthens CSU’s ability to achieve excellence in the areas of teaching and learning, retention and graduation, admissions and access, and engagement and service and assists communities through engagement, scientific discovery, and regional research.

For more information about Colorado State University OnlinePlus, visit www.online.colostate.edu or call (970) 491-5288.