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Study photographs as objects that require proper care, handling, and management

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Explore the historic, theoretical and cultural significance of photographic images

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Develop a holistic understanding of photography and photographic collections

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Degree Program

Our master of arts degree program consists of three components: classroom work, internship rotations, and a master’s essay.

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The University of Rochester and the George Eastman Museum, the world’s oldest photography museum, partner to offer this premier program.

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Our students have held internships and found employment at many prestigious institutions.

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Program Spotlight

Photographic Preservation and Collections Management alums and program faculty will participate in an upcoming photo history symposium organized by Rochester Institute of Technology.  "Photo History / Photo Future" takes place from April 20 - 22, 2018.

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