M.A. On Campus

Museum Professions

Seton Hall University

12 months
1350 USD/credit 52650 USD/year
1350 USD/credit 52650 USD/year
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The M.A. program in Museum Professions at Seton Hall University prepares students for professional careers in museums and other cultural institutions through challenging coursework and concrete experience, melding the theoretical with the practical.


The M.A. in Museum Professions is a 39-credit, on-campus program from Seton Hall University designed for individuals interested in pursuing careers in museums or related cultural institutions. 

Key Features 

  • Students complete an Internship and Master's Thesis and can choose from four advanced areas of study: Museum Education, Museum Registration, Museum Management, and Exhibition Development. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Anatomy of a Museum
  • History and Theory of Museums
  • Writing for Museums
  • Museum Technologies
  • Seminar Abroad
  • Internship

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


39 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Electronic application and application fee
  • Resume/Curriculum vitae
  • Personal statement (up to 550 words, about 2 pages) - please review our tips and suggestions
  • Official transcript(s) from all institutions attended - including pre- and post-baccalaureate coursework
  • GRE or Miller Analogies Test (MAT) scores (see below for waiver criteria)
  • Letters of recommendation (2)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    52650 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1350 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    52650 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1350 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for South Orange

1702 - 4188 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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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