Application Process

Prerequisites to Graduate Work

Applicants should possess an undergraduate degree, as well as potential for advanced study as evidenced academic achievement. In cases where an applicant is deficient in background, the department’s graduate faculty may consider applicants with significant work history in the field of Arts Administration. In addition, student selection is based on an individual student’s motivation and maturity to succeed in graduate study and in the profession of arts administration.

Visit the Colorado State University Graduate School website for more information on requirements to attend Colorado State University Graduate School.

You can find answers to many questions on our Graduate Program Frequently Asked Questions page

Admission and Application Procedures

Applicants seeking admission to the Master’s of Arts Leadership and Cultural Management program should follow the instructions outlined on the online application. We also highly recommend a personal visit to Colorado State University where possible. The GRE is not required for admission.

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Submit Application Materials

After submitting your online application and paying your application fee, begin submitting your supporting materials to complete your application.

Application Materials Required

Check Your Application Status

View the status of your application at any time to ensure your application checklist is complete or check on updates.

We also recommend you submit a Financial aid application (FAFSA)

Application Deadlines

Fall Start
Deadline – June 30

Spring Start
Deadline – December 1

Summer Start
Deadline – April 1