Cultural arts and Institutions

Organizational Leadership

Center for Adult Learning in Louisiana

Cultural and Arts Institutions

Program Attributes

The purpose of the Bachelor of Arts in Organizational Leadership with a concentration in Cultural and Arts Institutions is to prepare students to assume leadership positions in the types of cultural and arts institutions
for which New Orleans is world famous: music, visual arts, theater and dance.

Contact Us

For questions about admissions requirements and financial aid, contact:

Susan Dandridge
Associate Director

Questions About Curriculum

Elaine Brooks
Interdisciplinary Studies

Dan Harper
Associate Director
Interdisciplinary Studies

General Questions 



Sample Classes

Marketing the Arts
Arts and the Law
The Business of Music
The Business of the Visual Arts
The Business of Theater
Arts Technology

Employment Outlook

The Organizational Leadership degree with a concentration in Cultural and Arts Institutions can prepare you for the following careers:

Marketing positions with arts organizations
Fundraising jobs with arts organizations
Orchestra Management
Opera Management
Concert Promoter
Venue Manager
Theater Manager
Operations Manager
Artist Coordinator
Concert Presenter

School Overview

The University of New Orleans is a major university in one of the world's most fascinating cities. For more than 50 years, it has been one of the city's foremost public resources, offering a diverse set of world-class, research-based programs, advancing shared knowledge and adding to the city's industry, culture and economy. Since 1958, UNO has educated students from all 64 Louisiana parishes, all 50 states in the
United States and more than 100 countries. Today UNO offers more than 50 undergraduate and
pre-professional programs and more than 40 graduate programs.

University of New Orleans President Dr. Peter J. Fos:
"The University of New Orleans is pleased to play a role in this collaborative degree program that will draw on the unique strengths of each of the nine University of Louisiana System institutions. New Orleans is world-famous for its cultural and arts institutions and UNO is proud to help prepare future leaders in these distinctive fields."

To get additional information about the overall program, including cost, age/credit requirements, and length of term, visit the
Organizational Leadership website >>
To learn more about the "One degree | Nine Universities" program visit the University of Louisiana System website >>