Museum Studies/Nonprofit Management

Students pursuing an MA in Museum Studies, who are interested in furthering their management education, may enroll in the dual degree program offered with the Graduate Certificate in Nonprofit Management of Advanced Academic Programs. Museum Studies students may earn the Certificate in Nonprofit Management by taking an additional four of the six online courses necessary to complete the certificate. This enables students to earn both the MA degree and a Graduate Certificate for a total of 14 courses, 10 in Museum Studies and four in Nonprofit Management.

Program Information

Course Locations Online
Available 100% Online No. Thirteen of the 14 classes required for the degree may be taken online and one class, a two-week intensive seminar, is taken onsite in Washington, DC, or in another location organized by the program.
Entry Terms Fall, Spring or Summer semester
Degree Requirements 14 courses
Tuition and Fees Tuition in the 2019-2020 academic year for the MA in Museum Studies is $4,292 per course; for the Certificate in Nonprofit Management is $4,111 per course.
Please note: 2019-2020 tuition rates are tentative pending approval by the Board of Trustees.
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Those interested, including current students, apply to the dual MA in Museum Studies/Graduate Certificate Nonprofit Management through Advanced Academic Programs. MA in Museum Studies students pursuing the Nonprofit Certificate must meet the following degree requirements.