City College of New York, The
College of Liberal Arts and Science
New York City, NY 10031
Museum Studies (MA)
The museum studies program at City College is a 30 credit program leading to an MA in art history. It offers a flexible curriculum, allowing students to develop their own area of specialization. Although the program has been primarily focused on art museums, issues and practices to other cultural institutions are considered in the required seminars, providing all students with a broader view of the field. In addition to two required seminars and internships described below, students may select from any number of elective courses in art history, history, anthropology, American studies, film, literature, education, or video production. By taking advantage of the cultural institutions of New York City, students have the opportunity to explore any number of career choices.