General Description / Special Programs
Museum studies established in 1970 as a practical and theoretical museum training program. All exhibits at the Valene L. Smith Museum of Anthropology are researched, designed and installed by students. Program offers hands-on training in museum curation, collections management, conservation, administration, and educational programming.
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Degrees
Degrees Offered Undergraduate museum certification program (21-24 semester units) and Graduate Museum Studies option offered through the Department of Anthropology. See CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY, CHICO's Listing.
Certificate Field Areas
Museum Studies
BA/BS Field Areas
Anthropology
Museum/Curatorial Studies
MA/MS Field Areas
Anthropology
Museum/Curatorial Studies
Experience Offered
Internship
Internship / Grants / Funding
Internships Available 1
Internship Required 0
Internship Info Semester internships available through certification program.
Program Details
Publications Museum brochures and newsletter
Misc Information Courses Available: ANTH 405 Museum Administration ANTH 461 Museum Collections Management ANTH 462 Museum Education ANTH 465 Conservation of Archaeological and Ethnographic Resources ANTH 467 Exhibit Research, Design and Installation ANTH 605 Seminar in Museum Studies
Certs Offered 1
Contacts
Affiliations
See also CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY, CHICO
Online Courses
Online Courses: 0
Club / Honor Society
Anthropology Club: 1
Lambda Alpha Chapter: 0