San Diego Mesa College offers San Diego's only hands-on program in Museum Studies & Gallery Management.
Complete the Museum Studies Certificate in three semesters!
- Learn from arts professionals and discover what goes on behind-the-scenes in local museums and arts organizations
- Complete the Museum Studies Certificate in three semesters, or earn an Associate of Arts Degree in Fine Arts - Museum Studies Emphasis
- Artists learn to network and promote their work.
- First semester is a hands-on program offering instruction and practical experience in design and installation of art exhibitions.
- Second semester students curate an exhibition in a San Diego arts venue and learn about marketing and promotion.
- Third semester is a hands-on internship in a local art museum or arts organization.
- All course are CSU transferable.
- Curatorial Assistant
- Exhibition Designer
- Social Media Manager
- Graphic Designer
- Membership Director
- Grants Manager
- *median based on a survey from American Association of Museums