Museum practice is inherently multi-disciplinary and cross-disciplinary, benefiting from knowledge and experience in the fine arts, chemistry, biology, history, anthropology, education, computer science, design, marketing, finance, and other fields.
At St. Mary’s, you can earn a minor in museum studies as you explore the theory and practice of museums in the contemporary world with emphasis on:
The museum studies minor is designed to promote the following learning outcomes:
- The stewardship of collections and the creation of exhibits
- Interpretive programs
- Educational outreach services