Graduate Pathway in Arts Management

Students who successfully complete an INTO Mason Graduate Pathway program in Arts Management are assured progression to a Mason graduate degree program upon submission of additional required application materials.

Upon successful completion of an INTO Mason Pathway program and meeting university requirements for graduate admission, you may enter your second semester of graduate study at George Mason University. This transition from an INTO Mason Pathway program to a university degree program is called 'progression'.

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Course features

  • Develop your knowledge and skills through active learning in your chosen subject area.
  • Guaranteed university placement for all successful students.
  • Adapt to studying in the US with a strong focus on study and research skills.
  • Improve your English level and develop the vocabulary for your chosen degree subject.
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Graduate Pathway programs allow you to begin earning credits toward a Master's degree even if you do not meet the direct entry requirements.

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

TOEFL iBT 75 (17 reading & listening subscores), IELTS 6.5 (6.0 reading & listening subscores), PTEA 52, Password 7.0 Knowledge & 6.0 Writing, TOEFL Essentials 7.5 (7.0 all subscores), Completion of AE Core & OCS Level 5, IELA 175 (165 reading & listening subscores), or Duolingo 100.

Age requirements: 17 years and above
Academic requirements:

4 yr undergrad degree or equivalent in related field (theater, music performance, conducting, literature, dance, art history, film studies, studio art and graphic design, arts management, cultural management, marketing/communications & management/business) 2.75 undergrad GPA. Recommended: One year work experience with an arts organization

Don't meet the English language level?
Apply for our Academic English
Scholarships

We are committed to helping talented and ambitious international students like you achieve their goals of studying at George Mason University. We award scholarships for our Pathway programs in amounts that are typically between $1,000 to $18,000 per program per qualified student.


Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Tuition
18 January 2022 14 December 2022 2 Semesters
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*Please note that pricing will be available in the next academic year.


Class information

Maximum class size (for English language teaching): 15
Class duration:

9-13 hours per week


Where will it take me?

This course leads to the following degrees:

What do I need to progress?

Minimum overall GPA: 3.0. B or better in AMGT 602 & EAP/INYO. B- or better in AMGT 606 and 704. No grades of NC, W, or IN permitted. Statement of purpose. 1 Recommendation from Arts Management Program Director.

Mason's Bridge program allows students to take the requisite courses to prepare to enter a Graduate Pathway program.

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

TOEFL iBT 85 (17 reading and writing subscores), IELTS 6.5 (6.0 reading and writing subscores), PTEA 58, TOEFL Essentials 8.5 (8.0 all subscores), Completion of AE Core and OCS Level 6, IELA 175 (165 reading and writing subscores), or Duolingo 110.

Age requirements: 17 years and above
Academic requirements:

3 year undergrad degree or equivalent in related field (theater, music performance, conducting, literature, dance, art history, film studies, studio art & graphic design, arts management, cultural management, marketing/communications & management/business). 2.75 undergrad GPA. Recommended 1 year of prior work experience with an arts organization.

Don't meet the English language level?
Apply for our Academic English
Scholarships

We are committed to helping talented and ambitious international students like you achieve their goals of studying at George Mason University. We award scholarships for our Pathway programs in amounts that are typically between $1,000 to $18,000 per program per qualified student.


Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Tuition
18 January 2022 14 December 2022 2 Semesters
View Term dates
*

*Please note that pricing will be available in the next academic year.


Class information

Maximum class size (for English language teaching): 15
Class duration:

9-13 hours per week


Where will it take me?

This course leads to the following degrees:

What do I need to progress?

Min. GPA: 3.0. B or better in AMGT 602 & EAP/INYO courses. B- or better in AMGT 606. No Grades of NC, W or IN permitted. 1 recommendation from Arts Management Program Director. Statement of purpose.

Please select your course delivery method with the toggle below.
Graduate Pathway programs allow you to begin earning credits toward a Master's degree even if you do not meet the direct entry requirements.

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

TOEFL iBT 75 (17 reading & listening subscores), IELTS 6.5 (6.0 reading & listening subscores), PTEA 52, Password 7.0 Knowledge & 6.0 Writing, TOEFL Essentials 7.5 (7.0 all subscores), Completion of AE Core & OCS Level 5, IELA 175 (165 reading & listening subscores), or Duolingo 100.

Age requirements: 17 years and above
Academic requirements:

4 yr undergrad degree or equivalent in related field (theater, music performance, conducting, literature, dance, art history, film studies, studio art and graphic design, arts management, cultural management, marketing/communications & management/business) 2.75 undergrad GPA. Recommended: One year work experience with an arts organization

Don't meet the English language level?
Apply for our Academic English
Scholarships

We are committed to helping talented and ambitious international students like you achieve their goals of studying at George Mason University. We award scholarships for our Pathway programs in amounts that are typically between $1,000 to $18,000 per program per qualified student.


Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Tuition
15 August 2022 10 May 2023 2 Semesters
View Term dates
*
10 January 2023 13 December 2023 2 Semesters
View Term dates
*

*Please note that pricing will be available in the next academic year.


Class information

Maximum class size (for English language teaching): 15
Class duration:

9-13 hours per week


Where will it take me?

This course leads to the following degrees:

What do I need to progress?

Min. GPA: 3.0. B or better in all courses. No Grades of NC, W or IN permitted. 1 recommendation from Arts Management Program Director. Statement of purpose.

Mason's Bridge program allows students to take the requisite courses to prepare to enter a Graduate Pathway program.

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

TOEFL iBT 85 (17 reading and writing subscores), IELTS 6.5 (6.0 reading and writing subscores), PTEA 58, TOEFL Essentials 8.5 (8.0 all subscores), Completion of AE Core and OCS Level 6, IELA 175 (165 reading and writing subscores), or Duolingo 110.

Age requirements: 17 years and above
Academic requirements:

3 year undergrad degree or equivalent in related field (theater, music performance, conducting, literature, dance, art history, film studies, studio art & graphic design, arts management, cultural management, marketing/communications & management/business). 2.75 undergrad GPA. Recommended 1 year of prior work experience with an arts organization.

Don't meet the English language level?
Apply for our Academic English
Scholarships

We are committed to helping talented and ambitious international students like you achieve their goals of studying at George Mason University. We award scholarships for our Pathway programs in amounts that are typically between $1,000 to $18,000 per program per qualified student.


Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Tuition
15 August 2022 10 May 2023 2 Semesters
View Term dates
*
10 January 2023 13 December 2023 2 Semesters
View Term dates
*

*Please note that pricing will be available in the next academic year.


Class information

Maximum class size (for English language teaching): 15
Class duration:

9-13 hours per week


Where will it take me?

This course leads to the following degrees:

What do I need to progress?

Min. GPA: 3.0. B or better in all courses. No Grades of NC, W or IN permitted. 1 recommendation from Arts Management Program Director. Statement of purpose.

Please select your course delivery method with the toggle below.
Graduate Pathway programs allow you to begin earning credits toward a Master's degree even if you do not meet the direct entry requirements.

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

TOEFL iBT 75 (17 reading & listening subscores), IELTS 6.5 (6.0 reading & listening subscores), PTEA 52, Password 7.0 Knowledge & 6.0 Writing, TOEFL Essentials 7.5 (7.0 all subscores), Completion of AE Core & OCS Level 5, IELA 175 (165 reading & listening subscores), or Duolingo 100.

Age requirements: 17 years and above
Academic requirements:

4 yr undergrad degree or equivalent in related field (theater, music performance, conducting, literature, dance, art history, film studies, studio art and graphic design, arts management, cultural management, marketing/communications & management/business) 2.75 undergrad GPA. Recommended: One year work experience with an arts organization

Don't meet the English language level?
Apply for our Academic English
Scholarships

We are committed to helping talented and ambitious international students like you achieve their goals of studying at George Mason University. We award scholarships for our Pathway programs in amounts that are typically between $1,000 to $18,000 per program per qualified student.


Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Tuition
14 August 2023 8 May 2024 2 Semesters
View Term dates
*
9 January 2024 11 December 2024 2 Semesters
View Term dates
*

Class information

Maximum class size (for English language teaching): 15
Class duration:

9-13 hours per week


Where will it take me?

This course leads to the following degrees:

What do I need to progress?

Min. GPA: 3.0. B or better in all courses. No Grades of NC, W or IN permitted. 1 recommendation from Arts Management Program Director. Statement of purpose.

Mason's Bridge program allows students to take the requisite courses to prepare to enter a Graduate Pathway program.

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

TOEFL iBT 85 (17 reading and writing subscores), IELTS 6.5 (6.0 reading and writing subscores), PTEA 58, TOEFL Essentials 8.5 (8.0 all subscores), Completion of AE Core and OCS Level 6, IELA 175 (165 reading and writing subscores), or Duolingo 110.

Age requirements: 17 years and above
Academic requirements:

3 year undergrad degree or equivalent in related field (theater, music performance, conducting, literature, dance, art history, film studies, studio art & graphic design, arts management, cultural management, marketing/communications & management/business). 2.75 undergrad GPA. Recommended 1 year of prior work experience with an arts organization.

Don't meet the English language level?
Apply for our Academic English
Scholarships

We are committed to helping talented and ambitious international students like you achieve their goals of studying at George Mason University. We award scholarships for our Pathway programs in amounts that are typically between $1,000 to $18,000 per program per qualified student.


Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Tuition
14 August 2023 8 May 2024 2 Semesters
View Term dates
*
9 January 2024 11 December 2024 2 Semesters
View Term dates
*

Class information

Maximum class size (for English language teaching): 15
Class duration:

9-13 hours per week


Where will it take me?

This course leads to the following degrees:

What do I need to progress?

Min. GPA: 3.0. B or better in all courses. No Grades of NC, W or IN permitted. 1 recommendation from Arts Management Program Director. Statement of purpose.

Please select your course delivery method with the toggle below.

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

TOEFL iBT 75 (17 reading & listening subscores), IELTS 6.5 (6.0 reading & listening subscores), PTEA 52, Password 7.0 Knowledge & 6.0 Writing, TOEFL Essentials 7.5 (7.0 all subscores), Completion of AE Core & OCS Level 5, IELA 175 (165 reading & listening subscores), or Duolingo 100.

Age requirements: 17 years and above
Academic requirements:

4 yr undergrad degree or equivalent in related field (theater, music performance, conducting, literature, dance, art history, film studies, studio art and graphic design, arts management, cultural management, marketing/communications & management/business) 2.75 undergrad GPA. Recommended: One year work experience with an arts organization

Don't meet the English language level?
Apply for our Academic English
Scholarships

We are committed to helping talented and ambitious international students like you achieve their goals of studying at George Mason University. We award scholarships for our Pathway programs in amounts that are typically between $1,000 to $18,000 per program per qualified student.

Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Tuition
18 January 2022 14 December 2022 2 Semesters
View Term dates
*

*Please note that pricing will be available in the next academic year.

Class information

Maximum class size (for English language teaching): 15
Class duration:

9-13 hours per week

Where will it take me?

This course leads to the following degrees:

What do I need to progress?

Min. GPA: 3.0. B or better in all courses. No Grades of NC, W or IN permitted. 1 recommendation from Arts Management Program Director. Statement of purpose.

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

TOEFL iBT 85 (17 reading and writing subscores), IELTS 6.5 (6.0 reading and writing subscores), PTEA 58, TOEFL Essentials 8.5 (8.0 all subscores), Completion of AE Core and OCS Level 6, IELA 175 (165 reading and writing subscores), or Duolingo 110.

Age requirements: 17 years and above
Academic requirements:

3 year undergrad degree or equivalent in related field (theater, music performance, conducting, literature, dance, art history, film studies, studio art & graphic design, arts management, cultural management, marketing/communications & management/business). 2.75 undergrad GPA. Recommended 1 year of prior work experience with an arts organization.

Don't meet the English language level?
Apply for our Academic English
Scholarships

We are committed to helping talented and ambitious international students like you achieve their goals of studying at George Mason University. We award scholarships for our Pathway programs in amounts that are typically between $1,000 to $18,000 per program per qualified student.

Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Tuition
18 January 2022 14 December 2022 2 Semesters
View Term dates
*

*Please note that pricing will be available in the next academic year.

Class information

Maximum class size (for English language teaching): 15
Class duration:

9-13 hours per week

Where will it take me?

This course leads to the following degrees:

What do I need to progress?

Min. GPA: 3.0. B or better in all courses. No Grades of NC, W or IN permitted. 1 recommendation from Arts Management Program Director. Statement of purpose.

Please select your course delivery method with the toggle below.

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

TOEFL iBT 75 (17 reading & listening subscores), IELTS 6.5 (6.0 reading & listening subscores), PTEA 52, Password 7.0 Knowledge & 6.0 Writing, TOEFL Essentials 7.5 (7.0 all subscores), Completion of AE Core & OCS Level 5, IELA 175 (165 reading & listening subscores), or Duolingo 100.

Age requirements: 17 years and above
Academic requirements:

4 yr undergrad degree or equivalent in related field (theater, music performance, conducting, literature, dance, art history, film studies, studio art and graphic design, arts management, cultural management, marketing/communications & management/business) 2.75 undergrad GPA. Recommended: One year work experience with an arts organization

Don't meet the English language level?
Apply for our Academic English
Scholarships

We are committed to helping talented and ambitious international students like you achieve their goals of studying at George Mason University. We award scholarships for our Pathway programs in amounts that are typically between $1,000 to $18,000 per program per qualified student.

Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Tuition
15 August 2022 10 May 2023 2 Semesters
View Term dates
*
10 January 2023 13 December 2023 2 Semesters
View Term dates
*

*Please note that pricing will be available in the next academic year.

Class information

Maximum class size (for English language teaching): 15
Class duration:

9-13 hours per week

Where will it take me?

This course leads to the following degrees:

What do I need to progress?

Min. GPA: 3.0. B or better in all courses. No Grades of NC, W or IN permitted. 1 recommendation from Arts Management Program Director. Statement of purpose.

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

TOEFL iBT 85 (17 reading and writing subscores), IELTS 6.5 (6.0 reading and writing subscores), PTEA 58, TOEFL Essentials 8.5 (8.0 all subscores), Completion of AE Core and OCS Level 6, IELA 175 (165 reading and writing subscores), or Duolingo 110.

Age requirements: 17 years and above
Academic requirements:

3 year undergrad degree or equivalent in related field (theater, music performance, conducting, literature, dance, art history, film studies, studio art & graphic design, arts management, cultural management, marketing/communications & management/business). 2.75 undergrad GPA. Recommended 1 year of prior work experience with an arts organization.

Don't meet the English language level?
Apply for our Academic English
Scholarships

We are committed to helping talented and ambitious international students like you achieve their goals of studying at George Mason University. We award scholarships for our Pathway programs in amounts that are typically between $1,000 to $18,000 per program per qualified student.

Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Tuition
15 August 2022 10 May 2023 2 Semesters
View Term dates
*
10 January 2023 13 December 2023 2 Semesters
View Term dates
*

*Please note that pricing will be available in the next academic year.

Class information

Maximum class size (for English language teaching): 15
Class duration:

9-13 hours per week

Where will it take me?

This course leads to the following degrees:

What do I need to progress?

Min. GPA: 3.0. B or better in all courses. No Grades of NC, W or IN permitted. 1 recommendation from Arts Management Program Director. Statement of purpose.

Please select your course delivery method with the toggle below.

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

TOEFL iBT 75 (17 reading & listening subscores), IELTS 6.5 (6.0 reading & listening subscores), PTEA 52, Password 7.0 Knowledge & 6.0 Writing, TOEFL Essentials 7.5 (7.0 all subscores), Completion of AE Core & OCS Level 5, IELA 175 (165 reading & listening subscores), or Duolingo 100.

Age requirements: 17 years and above
Academic requirements:

4 yr undergrad degree or equivalent in related field (theater, music performance, conducting, literature, dance, art history, film studies, studio art and graphic design, arts management, cultural management, marketing/communications & management/business) 2.75 undergrad GPA. Recommended: One year work experience with an arts organization

Don't meet the English language level?
Apply for our Academic English
Scholarships

We are committed to helping talented and ambitious international students like you achieve their goals of studying at George Mason University. We award scholarships for our Pathway programs in amounts that are typically between $1,000 to $18,000 per program per qualified student.

Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Tuition
14 August 2023 8 May 2024 2 Semesters
View Term dates
*
9 January 2024 11 December 2024 2 Semesters
View Term dates
*

Class information

Maximum class size (for English language teaching): 15
Class duration:

9-13 hours per week

Where will it take me?

This course leads to the following degrees:

What do I need to progress?

Min. GPA: 3.0. B or better in all courses. No Grades of NC, W or IN permitted. 1 recommendation from Arts Management Program Director. Statement of purpose.

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

TOEFL iBT 85 (17 reading and writing subscores), IELTS 6.5 (6.0 reading and writing subscores), PTEA 58, TOEFL Essentials 8.5 (8.0 all subscores), Completion of AE Core and OCS Level 6, IELA 175 (165 reading and writing subscores), or Duolingo 110.

Age requirements: 17 years and above
Academic requirements:

3 year undergrad degree or equivalent in related field (theater, music performance, conducting, literature, dance, art history, film studies, studio art & graphic design, arts management, cultural management, marketing/communications & management/business). 2.75 undergrad GPA. Recommended 1 year of prior work experience with an arts organization.

Don't meet the English language level?
Apply for our Academic English
Scholarships

We are committed to helping talented and ambitious international students like you achieve their goals of studying at George Mason University. We award scholarships for our Pathway programs in amounts that are typically between $1,000 to $18,000 per program per qualified student.

Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Tuition
14 August 2023 8 May 2024 2 Semesters
View Term dates
*
9 January 2024 11 December 2024 2 Semesters
View Term dates
*

Class information

Maximum class size (for English language teaching): 15
Class duration:

9-13 hours per week

Where will it take me?

This course leads to the following degrees:

What do I need to progress?

Min. GPA: 3.0. B or better in all courses. No Grades of NC, W or IN permitted. 1 recommendation from Arts Management Program Director. Statement of purpose.

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