Museum Studies

Post-Baccalaureate Certificate Program

Dr. Pamela J White
Director & Graduate Committee Chairperson
Office: WIU-Quad Cities Campus, Quad Cities Complex 1225, Moline, IL 61265
Telephone: (309) 762-3999 ext. 62340
Fax: (309) 762-6989
Location of Program Offering: Quad Cities/Figge Art Museum

Program Description:

The certificate program in Museum Studies provides a complementary track of courses that allows students who have obtained a master's degree or are currently enrolled in a graduate program in another discipline, to explore the field of museum work. Its aim is to provide knowledge and training in various aspects of museum work to include history, theory and practices in museum professions as well as exhibition development. Students select additional coursework to gain knowledge in museum administration, collections management, education, community development, tourism, fundraising, and art history.

More Information