Any Rider University student may choose to pursue the 18-credit Arts Administration minor. Interested students should declare the Arts Administration minor by completing a form available in the Assistant Registrar’s Office at Westminster Choir College.
Arts Administration Minor (18 semester hours)
|Required Courses ||12|
|Introduction to Arts Administration *1 |
Introduction to Business
|AAD202||Communications & Marketing in the Arts *2||3|
|AAD203||Arts Fundraising *2||3|
|Choose one of the following *3||3|
|ENG321||Workplace Writing: Business & Professional Contexts|| |
|ENG322||Workplace Writing: Grant Proposals, Fundraising & Development|| |
|COM107||Writing for the Media|| |
Electives chosen from the following:
|AAD290||Arts Administration Independent Study (may be repeated once)||3|
|AAD351||Crossing Cultural Borders: An Investigation of Arts Management Styles in other Countries (may be taken more than once)||3|
|AAD491||Internship (Minors may repeat up to two times.)||3|
|AAC210||Introduction to Accounting||3|
|ACC220||Managerial Uses of Accounting||3|
|BUS210||Introduction to Law: Contracts||3|
|CIS185||Information Systems Essentials||3|
|COM102||Introduction to News Writing||3|
|COM107||Persuasive Writing for the Media||3|
|COM280||Issues in Event Planning||3|
|COM290||Professional and Strategic Speech||3|
|COM341||Publicity Methods in Organizations||3|
|COM363||Converging Digital Media||3|
|ENG322||Workplace Writing: Grant Proposals||3|
|LDP200||Foundations of Leadership||3|
|MGT201||Fundamentals of Management and Organizational Behavior||3|
|MGT310||Introduction to Human Resource Management||3|
|MUS312||The Arts Abroad (January term)||3|
|Suggested Political Science Courses|
|POL201||Policy Issues, Advocacy and Budgeting||3|
|POL325||Public Administration ||3|
- Satisfactory completion of AAD121 or CBA110 and of all English Composition requirements of a student’s college is a prerequisite for AAD202 and AAD203.
- A student who chooses to take both AAD121and CBA110 may count the credits for the second course toward electives in this minor.
- A student who chooses to take two of the three writing courses may count the second course toward electives in this minor.
- An internship must be undertaken in an arts organization venue in order to count toward this minor. While it may be arranged for three or more credits, a maximum of six internship credits may be counted toward electives.