Department Chair

  • James C. Harrison
    Professor of History
    Kiernan Hall 228
    (518)783-2353
    harrison@siena.edu

Graduate Programs in Public History

Graduate Programs in Public History--New York
 The Cooperstown Graduate Program (M.A. in Museum Studies with a focus on history museums): http://www.oneonta.edu/academics/cgp/about.html
Program in Public History, University at Albany: http://www.albany.edu/history/pubhist.html
Graduate Programs in Public History—National
Two National Listings of Public History Graduate Programs:
Smithsonian Institution Training and Careers Page: http://museumstudies.si.edu/courses.html
American Library Association Education & Careers (includes information on graduate programs): http://www.ala.org/ala/education/educationcareers.htm
 
Select Programs with a national reputation:
George Washington University Museum Studies Program: http://www.gwu.edu/~mstd/ (An excellent program with close ties to the Smithsonian Institution, which hires many graduates. There is also a Museum Collections Management and Care Certificate available online.)
Art Conservation Master’s Degree Program & a Ph.D. Program in Preservation Studies at the University of Delaware (Winterthur): http://www.artcons.udel.edu/