Master of Arts in the Field of Museum Studies
The following requirements must be fulfilled:
The general requirements stated under Columbian College of Arts and Sciences, Graduate Programs.
The following requirements must be fulfilled: 36 credits, including 6 credits in required courses and a 3-credit internship, and 27 credits in elective courses; fulfillment of a graduate writing requirement; delivery of an oral presentation based on the internship; and successful completion of a master’s comprehensive examination.
|CMST 6107||Museum Ethics and Values|
|CMST 6101||Museum Management|
|or CMST 6201||Introduction to Museum Collections|
|or CMST 6304||Exhibition Development and Scriptwriting|
|or CMST 6601||Special Topics in Museum Studies|
|(Note: CMST 6601 must be taken in the topic Museums and Community Engagement.)|
|CMST 6501||Museum Studies Internship (Taken for 3 credits. Requires 200 hours per semester.)|
|27 credits in courses focused on collections management, museum management, or audience and interpretation. These credits may include up to 12 credits outside the program in a content area as well as 3 credits in a second internship (CMST 6501).|
|Fulfillment of the graduate writing requirement.|
|Delivery of an oral presentation based on the internship.|
|Successful completion of a master's comprehensive examination.|