Sample Curriculum & Investment Levels

There are many combinations of learning opportunities to use to earn a certificate. Do what works best for your schedule and budget. Keep in mind that learning opportunities must be classified or relate to the type of certificate you are pursuing. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact MSA.

SAMPLE #1

MSA Learning ProgramCredits EarnedCost
MSA Webinar (attendance)1.0$39
Blog Entry (write)1.0n/a
Conference Video Recording (watch two and write one-page paper or blog entry for each)2.0$90
Conference Workshop (attend and write one-page paper or blog entry)2.0Early conference registration $429
Speaker (serve as a speaker at annual conference or at a chapter meeting)4.0n/a
Chapter Session (attend)2.0n/a
TOTAL INVESTMENT$558

SAMPLE #2

MSA Learning ProgramCredits EarnedCost
MSA Webinar recording (watch two and write one-page paper or blog entry for each)2.0$78
Conference Workshop (attend and write one-page paper or blog entry)2.0Early conference registration $429
Publish an article in Museum Store magazine or other industry publication4.0n/a
Boot Camp Lite (attend)2.0n/a
Chapter session (attend)2.0n/a
TOTAL INVESTMENT$582

SAMPLE #3

MSA Learning ProgramCredits EarnedCost
MSA Webinar (speaker)3.0n/a
Critique of Resource1.0n/a (may use resource that costs $0)
Critique of Resource1.0n/a (may use resource that costs $0)
Execution Plan1.0n/a (may use resource that costs $0)
Webinar recordings (watch two and write one-page paper or blog entry for each)2.0$78
Execution Plan1.0n/a
Blog entry (write)1.0n/a
Blog entry (write)1.0n/a
Conference Video Recordings (watch two and write one-page paper or blog entry for each)2.0$90
TOTAL INVESTMENT$168