AIG Internship photoNumerous internship options (3-6 credit hours) are open to students at regional and national museums, depending on their field of interest—art, history, natural history, zoology, science, children’s museums, and more.

Museum Studies students have had internships at world-class museums:

  • Smithsonian Institution, Udvar-Hazy Center
  • Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of American Art
  • Supreme Court of the United States, Office of the Curator
  • The Walters Art Gallery
  • Peabody-Essex Museum
  • DEA Museum
  • National Park Service
  • National D-Day Memorial

John Griemsman

...Barbara Rothermel advised me to apply for a summer internship with the DEA Museum in Arlington, Va. I was excited to be accepted for the internship because federal museums are tough during the application process!
John Griemsman '13, History major and Museum Studies minor

I’ve learned many things that opened multiple internship and job opportunities.

Matt Payne '14