Museum Studies Programs in Canada

As anyone who works in the museums field knows, there are multiple routes to finding work in the sector. There are a variety of professional and academic programs available in Canada that could equip you to work in the museum sector.

Here you will find a listing of programs broken up by province, which includes both degree-based programs and professional development opportunities. It is not a comprehensive list, but rather, an excellent starting place to research your options.

The entries are listed alphabetically by province. This site is an informational directory only. It does not include equivalencies, nor does inclusion constitute endorsement by the Canadian Museums Association. Additional information regarding any of the programs listed can be acquired by contacting the sponsoring agency directly.


Athabasca, BanffCalgaryEdmontonLethbridgeRed DeerView list.

British Columbia

  Vancouver, Victoria. View list.


  Winnipeg. View list.

New Brunswick

Sackville. View list.

Newfoundland and Labrador

 St.John's. View list.

Nova Scotia

  Halifax. View list.


BarrieGuelph, Kingston, London, Ottawa, Peterborough, Scarborough, Toronto, Waterloo, WillowdaleWindsor. View list.

Prince Edward Island

 Charlottetown. View list.


 Gatineau, Laval, Montreal, Quebec. View list.


 Regina. View list.