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Museum Professions Careers

Sarah Kraft recently completed a 12-week coveted registrar internship at The Metropolitan Museum of Art (MET) located in New York City.Sarah Kraft '18

When Career Dreams Come True
The Dual B.A./M.A. in Museum Professions dual-degree program helped art history aficionado Sarah Kraft land both a prestigious 12-week internship and a full-time job at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Learn more about Sarah Kraft 

Monisha BernardMonisha Bernard '21

Continuing Her Education to Advance Her Career
Monisha, an Atlanta native, was already working in museums when she enrolled at Seton Hall. This aspiring art museum curator earned a two-year internship at the Newark Museum of Art as a Diversifying Art Museum Leadership Initiative intern. Learn more about Monisha Bernard 

Photo of Jeanne BrasileJeanne Brasile '04 

Shedding New Light on a World-Renowned Artist
This alumna is using her talents on campus as the director of the Walsh Gallery. She recently curated "Gregory Coates: Sheer Audacity" to celebrate the artist's inspiring world view and the important women in his life. Learn more about Jeanne Brasile's curation 

Students in the M.A. in Museum Professions program at Seton Hall work all across the U.S. and abroad. Below is a sampling of jobs our students currently hold:  

  • Ackland Art Museum, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC (Registrar)
  • Aiken County Historical Museum, Aiken, SC (Collections Manager)
  • American Museum of Natural History, New York, NY (Traveling Exhibition Registrar)
  • Aspen Museum, CO (Associate Registrar)
  • Boone County Historical Society, Boone, IW (Executive Director)
  • Cathedral of St. John the Divine, New York, NY (Educational Coordinator)
  • Charles Schulz Museum in Santa Rosa, CA (Project Registrar)
  • Children’s Science Center, Herndon, VA (Director of Education)
  • Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum, Nashville, TN (School Program Assistant)
  • Crozier Fine Arts (Administrator)
  • Decorative Arts Center of Ohio, Lancaster, OH (Executive Director)
  • Denver Art Museum, Denver, CO (Curatorial Assistant)
  • Durham Arts Council, Durham, NC (Director of Development & External Affairs)
  • Fabric Workshop, Philadelphia, PA (Registrar)
  • Farnsworth Art Museum, Rockland, ME (Assistant Registrar)
  • Field Museum, Chicago, IL (Assistant Registrar)
  • George Washington’s Mount Vernon, Alexandria, VA (Exhibitions Registrar/Coordinator of Education Outreach and Leadership Programs)
  • Hawaiian Mission Houses Historic Site and Archives, Honolulu, HI (Curator of Object Collections)
  • Hayward Area Historical Society, Hayward, CA (Development Assistant)
  • Hoboken Historical Museum, Hoboken, NJ (Education Curator)
  • Hudson River Museum, Yonkers, NY (Associate Manager for Museum Operations)
  • Institute for Museums and Library Services (IMLS), Washington, DC, (Senior Program Officer)
  • Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston, MA (Leadership Giving Officer)
  • Institute of Museum and Library Services, Washington, DC (Senior Program Officer)
  • Intrepid Sea, Air, and Space Museum, New York, NY (various positions)
  • Jewish Heritage Museum, New York, NY (Exhibitions Manager)
  • John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art, Sarasota, FL (Scholastic Programs Coordinator)
  • Linder Gallery, Keystone College, LaPlume, PA (Curator/Director)
  • Mana Contemporary, Jersey City, NJ (Registrar)
  • Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY (various positions)
  • Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts, Montgomery, AL (Associate Registrar)
  • Morris County Historical Society, Morristown, NJ (Consultant/Curator)
  • Morris Museum, Morristown, NJ (Grants Manager)
  • Museo de Art, University of Puerto Rico (Director)
  • Museum at the Fashion Institute of Technology, New York, NY (Assistant Museum Registrar)
  • Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY (various positions)
  • New England Aquarium, Boston, MA (Volunteer Coordinator)
  • New Jersey State Museum, Trenton, NJ (Director)
  • New York Historical Society, New York, NY (Associate Registrar for Collections)
  • Newark Museum, Newark, NJ (various positions)
  • Noyes Museum of Art, Absecon, NJ (Executive Director)
  • RISD Museum, Providence, RI (Associate Registrar)
  • Rubin Museum of Art, New York, NY (Museum Educator/Visitor Experience Associate)
  • Santa Fe Trail Center, Larned, KA (Education Director and Archivist)
  • September 11 Memorial & Museum (Vice President of Community Engagement)
  • Shedd Aquarium, Chicago, IL (Donor Relations and Special Events Coordinator)
  • Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, NY (Registrar)
  • Textile Conservation Laboratory, New York, NY (Assistant Conservator)
  • The Jewish Museum, New York, NJ (Exhibition Manager)
  • The Museum of Early Trades and Crafts, Madison, NJ (Director/Museum Educator/Education Coordinator)
  • The National Guard Militia Museum, Sea Girt and Lawrenceville, NJ (Public Relations)
  • The Tucson Museum of Art, Tucson AZ (Curator)
  • Thomas Edison Center at Menlo Park, Edison, NJ (Curator)
  • University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, Philadelphia, PA (Collections Technician)
  • Visual Arts Center of New Jersey, Summit, NJ (Associate Director of Development)
  • Weatherspoon Art Museum, Greensboro, NC (Assistant Registrar)
  • Weir Farm National Historic Site, Wilton, CN (Museum Technician)
  • Whitney Museum (various positions)
  • William Trent House, Trenton, NJ ( Director)
  • Witte Museum, San Antonio, TX (Collections Manager/Coordinator of School and Community Relations)
  • Wyoming Territorial Prison Museum, Laramie, WY (Curator of Collections)
  • Yager Museum of Art and Culture, Hartwick College, Oneonta, NY (Collections Manager)
  • Yogi Berra Museum & Learning Center, Little Falls, NJ (Curator)