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Most Popular Schools for Museology/Museum Studies Major & Degree Program

A program that focuses on the attitudes, knowledge, and skills required to develop, prepare, organize, administer, conserve, store and retrieve artifacts, exhibits and entire collections in museums and galleries, and that prepares individuals to assume curatorial, technical and managerial positions in museums. Includes instruction in institutional management, acquisition, exhibit design, conservation, packing techniques, and public relations.


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Rank School Name Students % of Total Total On-Campus Cost
1 Johns Hopkins University 76 1% $61,502
2 George Washington University 68 1% $61,446
3 Claremont Graduate University 34 6% N/A
4 University of Washington-Seattle Campus 32 0% $27,034
5 Seton Hall University 30 1% $50,318
6 Corcoran College of Art and Design 27 15% $51,080
7 San Francisco State University 24 0% $23,828
8 John F Kennedy University 24 6% N/A
9 Tufts University 22 1% $61,000
10 University of Iowa 21 0% $20,691
11 Harvard University 21 0% $59,950
12 The University of the Arts 18 3% $55,327
13 SUNY Oneonta 17 1% $21,680
14 Syracuse University 16 0% $57,450
15 Texas Tech University 16 0% $21,601
16 Georgetown University 15 0% $62,179
17 University of Michigan-Ann Arbor 12 0% $26,240
18 Western Illinois University 12 0% $25,074
19 University of Kansas 11 0% $22,277
20 Southern University at New Orleans 10 2% $16,191
21 Oklahoma Baptist University 10 3% $33,400
22 University of Memphis 10 0% $23,535
23 Baylor University 10 0% $53,886
24 Marist College 9 1% $48,390
25 University of Missouri-St Louis 8 0% $24,322
26 Indiana University-Purdue University-Indianapolis 7 0% $21,680
27 University of Florida 7 0% $19,103
28 University of Illinois at Chicago 7 0% $29,320
29 University of Colorado Boulder 7 0% $28,887
30 Tusculum College 6 1% $35,702
31 Institute of American Indian and Alaska Native Culture 6 12% $16,272
32 University of South Carolina-Columbia 5 0% $24,804
33 Saint John Fisher College 5 1% $41,370
34 Moore College of Art and Design 5 4% $50,838
35 Arizona State University-Tempe 5 0% $23,837
36 CUNY Queensborough Community College 4 0% $5,788
37 Rochester Institute of Technology 4 0% $47,627
38 Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville 4 0% $23,069
39 University at Buffalo 4 0% $23,316
40 University of West Georgia 3 0% $21,299
41 Morgan State University 3 0% $22,269
42 University of Oregon 3 0% $24,352
43 University of Tulsa 3 0% $51,035
44 San Francisco Art Institute 3 2% $57,932
45 University of Maryland-College Park 2 0% $23,734
46 Juniata College 2 1% $49,220
47 Boston University 2 0% $61,446
48 University of Arizona 2 0% $25,179
49 University of Cincinnati-Main Campus 1 0% $27,434
50 Casper College 1 0% $12,078
51 Fashion Institute of Technology 1 0% $21,773
52 Walsh University 1 0% $39,390

This list indicates the number of students that completed the Museology/Museum Studies program at the schools above.
It is not necessarily an indicator of academic rigor or quality of education.
Note that some schools do not have enough data to be ranked, and these schools will not appear in our lists.