Museum Studies minor (18 units)

Museum Studies


Do you love museums?  Have you always thought you might want to work in one? The MST minor offers students to explore careers in a quickly expanding and exciting field.  Courses cover museum history and tasks museum professionals perform, and internships offer hands-on, real-world experiences.



Please check with your adviser or the current catalog for your degree requirements.

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What is an internship credit?

Internship credits involve work as an intern in a gallery, museum, or other appropriate institution.

What is a project credit?

Project credits will require you to complete a research project culminating in either a paper on museums and/or museology, an exhibition, or some other appropriate endeavor.

A final project will help you demonstrate your ability to combine your classroom and real world experiences in a meaningful way.