Graduate Degrees Online

The University of Kentucky Department of Arts Administration is a leader in online education. Explore our degree programs and professional development opportunities.

#18 America's Best Online Learning Schools - Newsweek

Arts Administration MA


This online program is designed for the working professional who wants to acquire the leadership and management skills for today’s arts organizations.

Arts Administration PhD


The PhD in Arts Administration at UK provides committed and engaged arts scholars the opportunity to study in a rigorous, online program focused on field competencies and research methodologies.

Fundraising and Development

Graduate Certificate

Our Graduate Certificate in Fundraising is tailored for professionals in or those aspiring to work in nonprofit organizations. Through our comprehensive curriculum, you'll gain expertise in nonprofit board governance, financial management for fundraising, and the principles of fundraising.

Creative Social Entrepreneurship

Graduate Certificate

Lead an innovative creative career, inspire sustainable community change, and become a creative social entrepreneur. The Graduate Certificate in Creative Social Entrepreneurship offers a flexible and expansive curriculum in a 100% online and asynchronous learning environment.

Arts Emergency Management

Graduate Certificate

Arts Emergency Management is designed to equip students with the knowledge, skills, and strategies necessary to effectively manage a range of crises within the context of the arts and cultural sectors.


State Authorization & Licensure

If you plan to complete a University of Kentucky online program while living outside of Kentucky, you should check the Out-of-State Students page to determine if the University of Kentucky is authorized to provide this program in your state of residence. If you plan to use the degree to seek licensure, you should also determine if the degree meets the educational requirements for licensure in your state.

Created 06/24/2021
Last Updated 02/23/2024