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Museology

University of Florida

24 months
Duration
30134 USD/year
30134 USD/year
12740 USD/year
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About

Master of Arts degree in Museology is offered by University of Florida, this interdisciplinary program that consists of both academic and practical work. The curriculum allows students to do graduate work in a disciplinary emphasis (art history, anthropology, history, education, or the natural sciences) and at the same time complete a concentrated study in professional museum practice.

Overview

Key facts:

The M.A. degree in Museology at University of Florida requires 48 credit hours including:

  • 15 credits of museum studies courses (museology seminar, 3 credits; collections management, 3 credits; museum education, 3 credits; exhibitions, 3 credits; special topics, 3 credits)
  • 15 graduate credits in a disciplinary focus
  • 6 credits of internship
  • 6 credits of electives
  • 6 credits of individual credit.
Several on-campus sites provide the program with laboratories for training students in museum work, including the University Galleries, Harn Museum of Art, Florida Museum of Natural History, and the gallery at the Reitz Union. Students must complete a 6-credit internship of at least 320 hours at an approved museum. In this experience, students undertake specific projects in which they gain first-hand experience in museum work. The Harn Museum of Art or the Florida Museum of Natural History may be able to oversee a few interns, but students are encouraged to apply for internships at other U.S. institutions or abroad.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • History of Teaching Art
  • Curriculum in Teaching Art
  • Principles of Teaching Art
  • Teaching Art: The Study of Practice
  • Teaching Art in Higher Education
  • Issues in Art Education
  • Methods of Research in Art Education
  • Individual Study
  • Capstone Project
  • Special Topics in Art Education
  • Internship in Teaching Art
  • Research for Master's Thesis
  • Individual Project
  • Art in the Age of Revolution
  • Arts of Central Africa
  • Art of West Africa
  • Clothing and Textiles in Africa
  • Indigenous American Art

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

48 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3
GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required
GMAT admission requirements GMAT
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A recognized baccalaureate, graduate or professional degree from a regionally accredited U.S. institution or a comparable degree from an international institution.
  • For applicants with a bachelor’s degree only, a minimum grade point average of B (3.0), calculated from all grades and credits after the semester where the applicant reached 60 semester hours or 90 quarter hours is required. Applicants should refer directly to their intended academic units for Graduate Record  Examination (GRE) or Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) requirements. If required, academic test scores are used in the context of a holistic credential review process. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    30134 USD/year
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  • National

    30134 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 30134 USD per year during 24 months.
  • In-State

    12740 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 12740 USD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Gainesville

900 - 1335 USD /month
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