Arts Management and Entrepreneurship

UNC Asheville’s Arts Management and Entrepreneurship B.A. concentration or minor is designed for students seeking a career in the arts who also want to develop skills in management, legal and ethical practices, marketing, self-promotion, and entrepreneurship. Students will also learn best practices in arts leadership and advocacy so they can make a difference in their communities.


Students can seek a B.A. in Interdisciplinary Studies with a concentration in Arts Management and Entrepreneurship. Requirements include a seminar course, an internship or community engaged undergraduate research project, and courses with an arts emphasis.

Minor Requirements

Students are required to complete courses in principles of accounting, arts and ideas, marketing principles, and entrepreneurship.

Students can choose from additional elective courses that best suit their fields of study and work, like Museum Studies, Stage Management, Professional Writing, Music Industry and Business, Digital Design Principles, or courses in mass media, economics and management.

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