The 36-credit Master of Arts program in Art History with aconcentration in Art Museum Studies provides a unique curriculum thataddresses a wide range of critical issues for museums from bothhistorical and contemporary perspectives. New York's numerous museumsplay a key role in the courses, and students meet various museumprofessionals and must complete two internships to learn andexperience the internal workings of museums. Courses require studentsto analyze museum missions, governance, collections, exhibitions,educational programming, and financing, as well as larger issuesrelated to technology, architecture, and diversity. A required seminaris devoted to exhibition analysis, and electives on museum educationare available. The MA degree allows students to pursue various careeropportunities in museums and other areas of the visual arts.