Information for applying to the master of arts (M.A.) degree program in museum studies is listed below.

Application Process


  • Application deadline: February 1 for fall admission*
  • To be considered for merit-based awards, please submit your application by February 1.

*The museum studies program is still accepting graduate applications for Fall 2023 even though our deadline for financial award consideration has passed. Financial awards for late applicants who are admissible will still be considered on a case-by-case basis. 

Application Process

Step 1: Apply to the Syracuse University Graduate School

Once your application has been submitted and reviewed by the faculty committee, you may be contacted to arrange for an on-line meeting to discuss your interest in the M.A. Museum Studies program and how it relates to your future goals.

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