Master of Arts in Arts in Medicine
University of Florida

Program Details

The online Master of Arts in Arts in Medicine covers the practical skills and advanced knowledge necessary to safely and effectively engage the arts in healthcare environments.  The curriculum covers the theoretical foundations for the field and practice of arts in medicine and the roles of the arts in promoting health education, health literacy, and disease prevention in community settings.  Students develop professional-level practical skills in using the arts to address health in healthcare and community settings, understand the administrative structures that support the programs, and identify core competencies including ethics, program development and assessment, grant writing, and cultural competency.


  • Completed a bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited school
  • GRE exam score (no minimum score required) or previous graduate degree
  • A minimum of one year of professional experience as an artist or administrator in the field of Arts in Medicine or completion of prerequisite course or summer intensive at UF
  • Submission of official transcripts, portfolio, essay, writing sample, CV or resume, and letters of recommendation

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges