The University of Oklahoma Extended Campus Master of Arts - Museum Studies is part of a cutting-edge program designed to prepare today’s museum professionals for the challenges of tomorrow. As technologies develop and museums are faced with new ways to display their collections, museum professionals are tasked with the challenge to keep up.
About the Museum Studies Program
Our Master of Arts - Museum Studies is an accredited, flexible, and affordable degree program designed to help you solve real-world problems faced by museum professionals. The comprehensive curriculum addresses museum management procedures, budget administration, exhibit and educational programming, and community interaction. Our faculty members are drawn from museums across the country, including two AAM-accredited museums located at the University of Oklahoma the Sam Noble Oklahoma Museum of National History and the Fred Jones Jr. Museum of Art.
What to Expect
The Museum Studies master's program is a fast-paced, accelerated program designed to accommodate working adults. When you are admitted into the program, you will be assigned an advisor who creates an individualized graduation plan. This plan will help organize and identify the courses you need for your degree.
- Intro to Graduate Interdisciplinary Studies
- Interdisciplinary Foundation (three hours)
- Research Methods in Interdisciplinary Studies OR
- Qualitative Research Methods (three hours)
- History and Architecture of Museums (three hours)
- Museum Management and Leadership (three hours)
- Museums, Cultures, and Communities (three hours)
- Museum Collections (three hours)
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
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- Official high school transcript that reflects at least six semesters of work completed and includes your GPA computed on an unweighted 4.0 scale and your class rank
- Attending at least two years and graduating from a high school in the United States or another country where English is the first language.
- Completing at least 24 credit hours at an accredited college or university in the United States or another country where English is the first language.
- Earning a bachelor’s degree (or higher) at an accredited university in the United States or another country where English is the first language.
International885 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 885 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
National885 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 885 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
In-State274 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 274 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
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.
Getting a Student Visa
This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!