Apr 23, 2024  
2022-2023 Graduate Catalog 
2022-2023 Graduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

Museum and Archive Studies Graduate Certificate

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Program Overview

Gain the professional training and internship opportunities you need to work in the museums and archives profession. Learn management practices, such as leadership, organizational behavior and resource development. Cover topics such as exhibition development and design, visitor engagement and museum law and technology.  Learn more at usd.edu/grad-history.

DELIVERY: On campus

Certificate Requirements - 12 Credit Hours

Application Requirements

  1. Completed application
  2. $35 application fee
  3. Official transcripts*
  4. Letters of recommendation*
  5. Admission test scores*
  6. Statement of purpose
  7. Resume/CV*

*Requirements for admission vary by program and may require different documentation and have different deadlines. For specific program requirements and submission deadline, visit: catalog.usd.edu.

State Authorization - It Matters Where You Live

If your learning placement course (internship, externship, clinical, rotation, practicum, independent study, study away, etc.) or your online course will be taken outside South Dakota, please reference USD’s State Authorization webpage.

State Authorization


Department of History
605-677-5218 | history@usd.edu | usd.edu/history

Graduate Admissions 
605-658-6140 | gradadmissions@usd.edu  | usd.edu/grad

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