Master of Arts in Teaching in the Field of Museum Education
The master of arts in teaching (MAT) in the field of museum education degree program is an intensive, interdisciplinary program designed to prepare graduates for work fulfilling the educational mission of art, history or science museums; zoos, aquaria, or nature centers; and historical societies or sites. Graduates also qualify to serve as liaisons between schools and museums and as professionals in museum-related private and public agencies.
Students interested in museum studies more generally should refer to Museum Studies.
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The following requirements must be fulfilled: 33 credits, including 27 credits in required courses and 6 credits in elective courses.
|EDUC 6701||Museums as Institutions I: Fundamentals|
|EDUC 6702||Facilitating Museum Learning I: Fundamentals|
|EDUC 6703||Museum Audiences|
|EDUC 6704||Facilitating Museum Learning II: Field Placement and Seminar (taken for 6 credits)|
|EDUC 6705||Museums as Institutions II: Field Placement and Seminar (taken for 6 credits)|
|EDUC 6706||Evaluating Museum Learning|
|EDUC 6707||Museum Proposal Writing|
|6 credits in elective courses.|
|Elective courses should be selected in consultation with the program advisor.|