11 Masters of Arts in Creative Industries Management

Completing a Master of Arts is a lifelong dream for many students and professionals. The degree signifies a dedication to and expertise in a given field. Usually, it also leads to an increase in job opportunities. While a master’s degree is often a prerequisite for a doctoral program, an MA can be sufficient to begin a long and successful professional career. What is an MA in Creative Indust… Read more

Completing a Master of Arts is a lifelong dream for many students and professionals. The degree signifies a dedication to and expertise in a given field. Usually, it also leads to an increase in job opportunities. While a master’s degree is often a prerequisite for a doctoral program, an MA can be sufficient to begin a long and successful professional career.

What is an MA in Creative Industries Management? Like most master’s programs, this degree is aimed at young industry professionals with some experience in the field. It is meant to expand upon the students’ knowledge and provide them with the unique skill set they’ll need to be successful. Creative Industries Management is a cross section between business and the arts. Scholars take courses in business, policy, and markets while also taking more artistic classes in screen production, writing and digital media.

Students choose to pursue an MA in Creative Industries Management when they wish to combine their artistic inclinations with their business savvy. As in any sector, education and experience helps advancement. Furthermore, graduates qualify for better opportunities.

The cost of a master’s degree will vary and depend on the issuing institution. Student can cut costs with digital materials and online courses. Additionally, some programs are shorter and more cost effective.

Globalization combined with emerging technology ensures that graduates have a wide and varied job pool upon completion of their degree. Depending on the students’ interest and specializations, they can create, manage or strategize various types of content. Former scholars find work in web design, music industry promotion, entertainment news media, digital publishing and social media strategy.

Online classes are available internationally for those who need greater access or more flexible options. These programs are as thorough as traditional classroom instruction and the schedule is often not as rigid. To learn more, search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Conde Nast College
London, United Kingdom

The MA Entrepreneurship: Fashion and Creative Industries provides a unique learning environment for students, introducing entrepreneurship and business thinking specific to fa ... +

The MA Entrepreneurship: Fashion and Creative Industries provides a unique learning environment for students, introducing entrepreneurship and business thinking specific to fashion and the creative industries. -
MA
Full-time
English
28 Sep 2020
24 Aug 2020
Campus
 
Hyper Island
Manchester, United Kingdom +1 More

Hyper Island’s MA in Digital Management program offers an immersive learning experience delivered by innovative digital leaders and pioneers. The programme combines a broad ra ... +

Hyper Island’s MA in Digital Management program offers an immersive learning experience delivered by innovative digital leaders and pioneers. The programme combines a broad range of topics, including digital technology, business transformation, strategy, service design and research methods with real-world application, developing the leaders of the future. -
MA
Full-time
24 weeks
English
Campus
 
Goldsmiths, University of London
London, United Kingdom

The MA in Creative and Cultural Entrepreneurship should be attractive if you either wish to develop a business arising from an existing creative practice or to understand how ... +

The MA in Creative and Cultural Entrepreneurship should be attractive if you either wish to develop a business arising from an existing creative practice or to understand how to create the infrastructure and environment for new creative businesses. -
MA
Full-time
Part-time
English
Campus
 
Bath Spa University
Bath, United Kingdom

MSc Creative Computing has been designed to respond to this growing need within the creative industries. You'll undertake modules designed to enhance your understanding and ap ... +

MSc Creative Computing has been designed to respond to this growing need within the creative industries. You'll undertake modules designed to enhance your understanding and application of technology in a creative context while gaining essential skills in creative research, interdisciplinary collaboration and enterprise. -
MA
Full-time
Part-time
English
Campus
 
National Film and Television School
Beaconsfield, United Kingdom

Our unique MA gives you all the tools to create the media businesses of the future – in Publishing, Theatre, Games, Film, Television, Music, and Digital Entertainment.

Our unique MA gives you all the tools to create the media businesses of the future – in Publishing, Theatre, Games, Film, Television, Music, and Digital Entertainment. -
MA
Full-time
2 years
English
Campus
 
Diploma University of Applied Sciences
Aalen, Germany +13 More

The Master's Programme Creative Direction - management in the context of creative processes (MA) is aimed at people with a first degree in the form of bachelor or diploma who ... +

The Master's Programme Creative Direction - management in the context of creative processes (MA) is aimed at people with a first degree in the form of bachelor or diploma who want next to her profession or otherwise, including family obligations acquire another degree. -
MA
Part-time
5 semesters
German
October 2020
Online
 
AMD Akademie Mode & Design
Berlin, Germany

Develop Sustainable Design Strategies and Management Approaches in the Creative Industries - The Sustainability in English Masters Program in Fashion and Creative Industries t ... +

Develop Sustainable Design Strategies and Management Approaches in the Creative Industries - The Sustainability in English Masters Program in Fashion and Creative Industries trains change agents to shape the transformation of the creative industries with holistic, sustainability-oriented approaches. -
MA
Full-time
4 semesters
English, German
Campus
 
SOAS University of London
London, United Kingdom

This programme has been designed for those seeking to work in some capacity in the creative and cultural sector - either as an artist or producer or in cultural policy, develo ... +

This programme has been designed for those seeking to work in some capacity in the creative and cultural sector - either as an artist or producer or in cultural policy, development or analysis. It also suits anyone looking to establish a research profile in Global Creative and Cultural Industries. -
MA
Full-time
Part-time
English
28 Sep 2020
30 Jun 2020
Campus
 
The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama, University of London
London, United Kingdom

Skilled and culturally literate Creative Producers are increasingly in demand in the arts, theatre and entertainment industries as entrepreneurs, fundraisers, project managers ... +

Skilled and culturally literate Creative Producers are increasingly in demand in the arts, theatre and entertainment industries as entrepreneurs, fundraisers, project managers, curators and collaborators. -
MA
Full-time
English
Campus
 
UWL University of West London
London, United Kingdom

Commercial success and a sustained career within the music industry increasingly depend on the artist’s ability to set up their own small record labels, administrate their cop ... +

Commercial success and a sustained career within the music industry increasingly depend on the artist’s ability to set up their own small record labels, administrate their copyrights, facilitate live events, develop their careers and maintain their health. -
MA
Full-time
English
Campus
 
Kingston University London
Kingston upon Thames, United Kingdom

The creative industries are fast outpacing traditional industries, with an increasing number of countries placing them at the heart of their economic development. The prosperi ... +

The creative industries are fast outpacing traditional industries, with an increasing number of countries placing them at the heart of their economic development. The prosperity of people across the globe depends on the creativity of designers, authors, filmmakers, musicians, architects and other 'content' creators in a way that it has never done before. -
MA
Full-time
Part-time
English
Campus