The MCPH Program launched in 2013; in the years since, we’ve successfully placed our graduates in jobs and doctoral programs related to their MA studies.

MCPH alumni have started careers at

Volunteer Coordinator at Ronald McDonald House Charities

Exhibition Program Manager at Moss Center for the Arts at Virginia Tech

Historical Interpreter at the Frontier Culture Museum

Curatorial Special Assistant, National Museum of the Marine Corps

Education Assistant, Virginia Museum of Transportation

Collections Specialist for, Smithsonian Institution Support Center

Corporate Fund Assistant, The Kennedy Center


Curator, Virginia Tech Corps of Cadets Museum

Education Assistant,

Program Coordinator,

MCPH graduates have been accepted to PhD programs, including

University of Virginia (Anthropology)

Virginia Tech (Alliance for Social, Political, Ethical, and Cultural Thought)

Arkansas State University (Heritage Studies)

Find out more by listening to excerpts from Alumni Interviews