Certificate in Museum Studies
John Tyler Community College

Program Details

The online Certificate in Museum Studies program from John Tyler Community College is designed to provide training for those already working in the museum field as well as those aiming to acquire jobs in the field. Students will successfully complete an internship at an approved museum, gallery, or cultural institution, gain an understanding of the importance of a museum's mission to its core activities, and be able to summarize the policies and procedures that should be followed when working with museum collections, including those related to:

  • Acquisitions
  • Dispersals
  • Risk Management
  • Care & Handling


  • High school diploma from an accredited high school or the equivalent certificate (GED), or who is at least 18 years of age

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Restricted States

District of Columbia, Iowa, Maryland, Massachusetts, Missouri, New Mexico, Utah, Wyoming