How to Apply

The UB Arts Management Program M.A. degree admits students annually in the fall semester. Spring enrollment will only be considered on a case by case basis, by request.

Below you will find a list of application requirements. We will open applications for Fall 2018 on September 1, 2017. The deadline for Fall 2018 applications is March 1, 2018. Following this date, we will consider applications on a rolling basis, contingent upon remaining availability.  Contact us if you have any questions.

Application requirements:

Please note that there is a $75 application fee which must be received in order for your application to be considered. 

  • Online application form
  • Resume/ CV
  • An academic essay on a topic in arts management which interests you.
  • Statement of Educational and Career Goals indicating your professional background and the reasons you are pursuing this course of study
  • Two references (Preferably one academic and one professional)
  • Official transcripts from each college or university that you have attended as a full-time student.
  • GRE or GMAT (optional)

International students will also need to submit the following information.

  • English Language Proficiency Scores (TOEFL: Preferably 250 CAT/600 paper/ 100 iBT; IELTS: 7.0 Overall/ 6.5 individual band score minimum). Institution code: 2925, department code: 99.
  • UB Financial Form  
  • Supporting bank statements
  • English translation of transcript
  • Copy of first page of current passport