Combined Masters in Arts/ Fine Arts and Business Administration
(MBA/MA or MBA/MFA)
The Schulich School of Business in partnership with the School of the Arts, Media, Performance & Design (AMPD) at York University offers a unique combined graduate degree in Fine Arts and Business.
Building upon the knowledge derived from their studies in both the MA/MFA and MBA programs, graduates of the Combined MBA/MA or MBA/MFA Programs gain discipline expertise and the ability to integrate the knowledge gained from studies in each of the graduate programs to bring a unique perspective on, and understanding of, management in the cultural sector.
All students will develop a strong functional knowledge in all core areas within the MBA Program and will have additional in-depth knowledge in one or more functional areas. Graduates will have strong leadership and collaborative skills; strategic thinking skills; the ability to solve problems in a holistic manner; the ability to manage change; and an understanding of the social, political and cultural context for decision-making.
There are 8 terms in total for the joint program:
- Terms 1-3 (Fall 1 / Winter 1 / Summer 1): MA / MFA
- Terms 4-5 (Fall 2 / Winter 2): Schulich
- Term 6 (Summer 2): MA / MFA
- Term 7 (Fall 3): Schulich
- Term 8 (Winter 3): MA / MFA
For more information about the joint degree program, please visit the Schulich website.