Core Required Classes:

HMUS 500    Introduction to Museums

HMUS 501    Collections Acquisition, Care, and Management

HMUS 502    Museum Administration

HMUS 503    Introduction to Museum Education and Interpretation

HMUS 510    Professional Seminar (2 years)

HMUS 515    Museum Project Management

HMUS 520    Research and Fieldwork

HMUS 521    Material Culture Methods

HMUS 580    Internship I

Research Courses (choose 2):

ARTC 545     African American Art

HISC 545    Landscapes, Cultures, and the Environment 

HMUS 512    Historic Preservation

HMUS 530    American Material Culture: Gender and Domesticity 

HMUS 531    American Material Culture: Modernism and Anti-Modernism 

HMUS 525    Civil Rights History

Diversity Course (choose 1)*:

ARTC 545     African American Art

HISC 530    Identity and Activism

HISC 531    Migration and Community

HISC 570    History of the American City

HMUS 525    Civil Rights History

HMUS 534    Cultural Encounters

HMUS 535    Design for Accessibility

HMUS 542    Boards and Governance

*Diversity courses and research courses cannot double count

Electives: 18-19 credits

HMUS 525    Civil Rights History

HMUS 550    Topics in Museum Studies

HMUS 639    Digital Technologies in Museums

HMUS 551    Independent Studies: Museum Studies

HMUS 581    Internship II

HMUS 546    Visitor Experience

HMUS 547    Museum Finance

HMUS 548    Cultural Entrepreneurship

HMUS 506    Fundraising and Development

HMUS 508    Strategic Planning in Museums

HMUS 506    Fundraising and Development

HMUS 538    Introduction to Museum Marketing

HMUS 540    Applied Museum Marketing

HMUS 507    Building Your Professional Identity

HMUS 542    Boards and Governance

HMUS 534    Cultural Encounters

HMUS 535    Designing for Accessibility

HMUS 699    Thesis Writing*

HMUS 698    Thesis Research*

*Thesis option available only to students wishing to pursue a PhD

HISC 545    Landscapes, Cultures, & the Environment

HISC 531    Migration and Community

HISC 530    Identity and Activism

HISC 570    History of the American City

HISC 502    American Cultures I

HISC 503    American Cultures II

HISC 550    Topics in History

HISC 551    Independent Study: History

ARTC 540    Survey of American Art

ARTC 530    American Folk Art

ARTC 545    African American Art

ARTC 550    Topics in Art

ARTC 551    Independent Study: Art

SMUS 525    Science and Society

HMUS 504    Applied Museum Education and Interpretation

HMUS 536    Major Historical Issues for Museums

HMUS 530    American Material Culture: Gender & Domesticity

HMUS 531    American Material Culture: Modernism & Anti-Modernism

HMUS 512    Historic Preservation