Why Study Here?

You can't imagine a world without the arts. Neither can we. Put your passion to work at Mason and gain the professional tools needed to support, innovate and lead in the arts at the highest level.

Dr. Gay Hanna, founding director of the National Center for Creative Aging, conducts a class on Arts, Health and the Military. Experts in the field frequently come to campus to work with Arts Management students in class and in special workshops.
Learn from the Leaders
Learn from the Leaders

Dr. Gay Hanna, founding director of the National Center for Creative Aging, conducts a class on Arts, Health and the Military. Experts in the field frequently come to campus to work with Arts Management students in class and in special workshops.

​Receive personal attention and professional access to some of the D.C. area's top arts managers in small classes.
Small Classes
Small Classes

Receive personal attention and professional access to some of the D.C. area's top arts managers in small classes. 

The Arlington Campus's location provides easy access to the arts. It's minutes away from national arts organizations and performance venues such as the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, the Smithsonian, Shakespeare Theatre Company, Wolf Trap and Ford's Theatre.
Proximity to D.C.
Proximity to D.C.

The Arlington Campus's location provides easy access to the arts. It's minutes away from national arts organizations and performance venues such as the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, the Smithsonian, Shakespeare Theatre Company, Wolf Trap and Ford's Theatre.

Enjoy unique opportunities to work with performing arts organizations on all of Mason's campuses, including the Hylton Performing Arts Center, the Center for the Arts, Mason Exhibitions, and the Mason Community Arts Academy.
Campus Partnerships and Affiliates
Campus Partnerships and Affiliates

Enjoy unique opportunities to work with performing arts organizations on all of Mason's campuses, including the Hylton Performing Arts Center, the Center for the ArtsMason Exhibitions, and the Mason Community Arts Academy.