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Master of Science in Resource Interpretation

Program Details

Whether you are a biologist, park ranger or historian, our curriculum will provide you with a range of techniques and skills needed to effectively connect with an array of modern audiences.

The curriculum provides:

  • In-depth instruction in a variety of interpretive programming styles, interpretive writing, curriculum-based programs, interpretive planning and leadership, and interpretive media.
  • An exploration of a wide range of interpretive theory, research, methods and best practices.
  • In-depth study in the student’s area of subject matter expertise
  • Thesis and non-thesis option


Must have an overall undergraduate GPA of 2.8 and a GPA of at least 3.0 in the last 60 hours of undergraduate work​.

Accreditation & Licensing

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges