Career Center > Career Advising > Education, Nonprofit & Government > Museums and Cultural Institutions
If you have a love for history, arts, nature, or culture and want to support the process of sharing these with the public you might explore this area. While some positions require an advanced degree, there are volunteer, internship, and entry level roles available. Job functions include educating, coordinating, fundraising, and programming.
Below is a sample list of entry points for students interested in Museums and Cultural Institutions. Like many nonprofit organizations, focus areas for these areas can vary. Many fall under programs and service delivery, development and fundraising, communications, or management.
Some industries change more quickly than others, it is important to stay informed on the latest trends in your interest areas to be sure you are best preparing yourself for internships and full time roles post-graduation. Below are a few resources to help you stay up to date regarding Museums and Cultural institutions:
American Alliance of Museums