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History with Concentration in Museum Studies

University of North Carolina Greensboro

M.A.
24 months
Duration
1715 USD/credit
1715 USD/credit
653 USD/credit
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Tuition fee
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About

How do we make history matter to our communities? How can we build connections between past, present, and future? University of North Carolina Greensboro program in History with Concentration in Museum Studies places a premium on making history relevant and connecting contemporary audiences to the past.

Overview

Our program bridges theory and practice. Every semester students complete collaborative projects, start‐to‐finish, that make a difference in our region.  We create museum exhibitions, public programs, interpretive websites, collections management plans, etc.  

The History with Concentration in Museum Studies program  offered by University of North Carolina Greensboro has ongoing partnerships with area history organizations, and students complete internships—and find jobs—across the country.

Students build a broad and practical skillset that they can apply in the public history workplace—museums, historic sites, public education, web-development, and beyond.

History Graduate Studies

The Department of History offers a Ph.D. and Masters of Arts in History. The Master's program has two separate tracks: a traditional Master of Arts degree that develops academic skills and knowledge, and a Museum Studies concentration that trains students in these academic skills and for a career in museums and historic sites.

Programme Structure

Courses Include:

  • Museum and Historic Site Interpretation: Principles and Practice 
  • The Practice of Public History 
  • Community History Practicum 
  • Seminar in Historical Research and Writing 
  • Colloquia in American History 
  • History Museum Curatorship: Collections Management 
  • Museum Education 
  • Digital History 
  • History of the Decorative Arts 
  • History of American Landscapes and Architecture 
  • Historic Preservation: Principles and Practice 
  • Southern History and Southern Material Culture in a Museum Context

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

International applicants are strongly encouraged to submit their application one month prior to the posted departmental deadline.

Language

English

Credits

72 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • One official transcript from every college and university previously attended. If credit from one institution has been transferred to another, a transcript from the original institution is not required if the course titles and grades appear on the degree granting transcript. If an applicant is currently enrolled in a degree program and will not graduate prior to an admission deadline, transcripts should be provided that reflect courses in progress.
  • Three letters of recommendation from former professors, employers, or persons well acquainted with the applicant’s academic potential.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1715 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1715 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    1715 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1715 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State

    653 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 653 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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History with Concentration in Museum Studies
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University of North Carolina Greensboro

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