Curators  acquire, document, study, interpret, maintain and provide access to collections (alis). They recommend the acquisition of museum artifacts and gallery works of art and research their artistic history. They are employed in museums, art galleries, archives, libraries, government agencies and universities. (NOC)

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Curators require a master's or bachelor's degree in museology, art history or a field related to their specific area of work. (NOC)

The University of Manitoba does not offer specific training in Curatorial Studies, but does offer other relevant programs, and pre-requisite education for students who wish to apply to these graduate programs at other schools. PLEASE NOTE: When considering institutions other than the U of M it is recommended that that you consult with the admissions office, review admission requirements, and consider any applicable transfer credits for those programs of interest.

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