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.

MA in Museum Studies and Certificate in Nonprofit Management

Format Online
Entry Terms Fall, Spring, and Summer
Degree Requirements 14 courses
Thirteen (13) of the 14 courses 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.
Length of Program Various based on course availability and schedule
Tuition Tuition for the MA in Museum Studies is $4,292 per course; for the Certificate in Nonprofit Management is $4,111 per course.

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.

State-specific Information for Online Programs

Note: Students should be aware of state-specific information for online programs. For more information, please contact an admissions representative.