The George Washington University’s *Distance Education Graduate Certificate
Program in Museum Collections Management and Care* will complete an *UPDATE
*and* REVISION *this fall. New topics added to the program include
digitization, sustainability, and collections care in archives.

The graduate certificate consists of 4 classes in legal and ethical issues,
collections management, and preventive conservation.   The certificate is
earned completely online and there is never a time that you are required to
login for a class so you work when it suits you!

The classes are taught by faculty with extensive experience at the
Smithsonian Institution, the National Park Service, and the U.S. Department
of State.   There are also guest lectures from leaders in the field on
topics such as fire protection and integrated pest management.

We are accepting applications for the incoming fall class until *August 1,
2015*.  Admission is on a rolling basis.

For more information, please contact Mary Coughlin at [log in to unmask]

or visit our website:

Mary Coughlin
Assistant Professor
Administrator of Distance Education
Museum Studies Program
The George Washington University
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