Small Museum Pro! is a professional certificate program from AASLH for people who work or would like to work, in small local museums. It provides practical guidance and education on running and managing a museum.
The courses in this program are designed for working professionals, it is a shorter program than a college degree, and the classes are designed to provide practical skills and knowledge of immediate use.
To obtain a certificate, participants will need to complete all five Small Museum Pro! online classes. The classes may be taken in any order.
The class topics are:
- Leadership and Administration in History Organizations
- Collections Management
- Museum Education and Outreach (Coming in 2017)
- Caring for Museum Collections
- Developing Exhibitions (Coming in 2017)