Seton Hall University

Museum Professions

Address:

400 South Orange Avenue

South Orange, NJ 07079

United States

Phone:

1-973-761-9000

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Museum Professions

Format: Campus

Program Description:

Museums in the 21st century have become complex, multipurpose organizations. This program is designed to meet their need for professionally trained employees.

The M.A. program in Museum Professions prepares students for professional careers in museums and other cultural institutions through challenging coursework and concrete experience, melding the theoretical with the practical. Its curriculum is informed by guidelines of the American Association of Museums and the International Council of Museums and aims at developing skills -- in such areas as professional museum work, research, technology, leadership, creative problem solving, and advocacy -- as well as values, including ethical and professional behavior, respect for cultural diversity, and appreciation of the value of museum traditions.

Students may choose from one of four professional tracks, including Registration, Education, Management, and Exhibition Development.

Accreditation:

Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools, Middle States Commission on Higher Education

International Student Requirements:

International applicants are welcome and required to submit all admissions materials, plus a course-by-course transcript evaluation from an accredited transcript evaluation agency and TOEFL or IELTS scores.

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

# of Credits Required: 39

Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): 1212.00 USD

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Intensive

Loans Offered: Many Seton Hall students take advantage of loans and other financial aid to fund their education. A number of federal, state and private loan programs are available for your use.

Locale: Large Suburb

Size & Settings: 0-999

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