Master of Professional Studies / Business of Art & Design
Maryland Institute College of Art

Program Details

Combine business savvy with creativity in this online MPS in Business of Art & Design offered by MICA.  Marketing hard goods and services is one thing, but how do you sell art?  How do you negotiate a contract of creativity?  Where do you place your retail gallery for maximum foot traffic?  This graduate degree, available 100% online, aims to fill the niche and give creative directors, art managers and others a way to start and sustain business in the art world.  This program can be completed in 15-months and includes one on-campus residence, alongside coursework in:

  • Finances
  • Taxes & Accounting
  • Social Media Marketing

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Maryland Institute College of Art is accredited by:

Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Applicaton Requirements

Essay/Writing Sample, Official College Transcript(s), Portfolio, Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent

Additional Info

  • This program requires 3 on-campus residencies.