Museum Studies (MA)

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Program Description

NYU's Master of Arts in Museum Studies program offers a unique interdisciplinary academic foundation in museum history and practice. Consisting of coursework, research, and a required internship, the MA program provides a well-rounded look at museums with the ability to center a focus on a particular discipline in art, history, science, or any other field.  The program's knowledgeable faculty and adjunct faculty and its network of dedicated alumni help students expand their careers and experiences both inside and outside of the classroom.


All applicants to the Graduate School of Arts and Science (GSAS) are required to submit the general application requirements, which include:

See Museum Studies for admission requirements and instructions specific to this program.