Michigan State University
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Arts & Cultural Management and Museum Studies
Program Requirements
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Program Requirements


Students who are completing an undergraduate minor or graduate (transcriptable) certification in Museum Studies must complete 15 credits from the following:

Undergraduate program: Both Foundations of Museum Studies (MUSM/HA/ANP 485, 3 credits) and Museum Studies Internship (MUSM 496, 3 credits), and at least three of the following:

  • MUSM 488 Curatorial Methods and Practices, 3 credits
  • MUSM 492 Special Topics in Museum Studies, 3 credits
  • MUSM 494 Museum Exhibitions: Theory and Development, 3 credits
  • MUSM 495 History Harvest, 3 credits
  • MUSM 497 Practicum in Museum Studies, 1-3 credits
  • MUSM 498 Learning in Museums, 3 credits

 

Graduate Program: Both Fundamentals of Museum Studies (MUSM 886) 3 credits, and Museum Internship (MUSM 893) 3 credits and at least three of the following:

  • MUSM 494 Museum Exhibitions: Theory and Development
  • MUSM 495 History Harvest
  • MUSM 498 Learning in Museums
  • MUSM 888 Curatorial Practices in Museums
  • MUSM 895 Special Topics in Museums
  • MUSM 897 Practicum in Museums
  • MUSM 873 Culture, Communities and Tourism