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Museology is 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.
School with the highest reported median starting salary ($48K) with a Master's Degree: Georgetown University
Careers for program graduates
Museology majors work in these careers, which are sized by percentage of majors in the career (at least 1%) and colored by the predominant level of education.
Have completions for multi/interdisciplinary studies changed over time? Increasing completions may mean you'll likely have an easier time finding a school that offers this degree, with the opposite being true as well.
How are students who recently completed a degree in museology doing?
Below is the distribution of starting salaries along with accumulated federal and private education loans across schools that offer a degree in the field museology/museum studies, which includes
Education level of workers with a bachelor's in multi/interdisciplinary studies
Is a bachelor's degree going to be sufficient to make you competative in the job market? We can look at the education level of workers with a bachelors in this degree to see if there is a likely need for a graduate degree. You'll also want to check out the careers section on this page to where they are employed.
This chart shows the level of education of workers with a bachelor's degree in multi/interdisciplinary studies. The worker's graduate degree may have been completed in a different field.
Context: Graduate degrees in any field by undergraduate ACS degree
About 29% of multi/interdisciplinary studies majors chose to also earn a graduate degree (possibly of a different major). The percentage of multi/interdisciplinary studies majors who also earned a graduate degree is higher than about 59% of other fields.
Top careers for those with a degree in multi/interdisciplinary studies
Following are the most frequent jobs held by people who earned a bachelor's degree in Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies (which combines 4 programs), though may not be limited to just those with a bachelor’s.
The top ten careers for workers with a bachelor's in multi/interdisciplinary studies
Take a minute to interact with this sankey diagram. Follow the top ten jobs held by multi/interdisciplinary studies graduates through to their most hired majors. Learn where it may easiest to find work. Expand the careers to explore other majors that might lead to the job that excites you the most. *For many majors, the top ten jobs don't even include half of graduates!*
Explore schools that offer museology degrees and certificates
You can use this table to find schools that offer this program based on location and program level offered. Each entry goes to a school page similar to this one with all our information about that school.
Understanding the columns
The school list includes a few facts about each school that give you an
idea of the educational quality each school might offer:
Student-Faculty Ratio: A small number of students per full-time instructor
suggests individual attention for each student and an up-to-date curriculum.
Satisfaction Rate: A high percentage of returning first-year students
should correlate with satisfaction (schools call this their retention rate).
Repayment Rate: A high repayment rate means most alumni earn enough
to make progress repaying loans within 7 years of leaving.
We also show the total enrollment for the school as measured by
full-time-equivalent (FTE) students enrolled annually.
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Careers for multi/interdisciplinary studies majors
multi/interdisciplinary studies is part of a larger collection of programs: Interdisciplinary Fields. Is there a different program that's close to multi/interdisciplinary studies that might be a better match for your interests? You can use this table to see a little about the programs that fall under this umbrella. If you click on any of the table headers, that will sort the table by that column, or click on a row and see Ididio's profile for that program.