The Smithsonian-Mason School of Conservation offers a range of compelling residential, hands-on, interdisciplinary programs in conservation biology for undergraduate and graduate students and professionals at our new facility on the grounds of the Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute in Front Royal, Virginia.
Highly qualified world experts, including Smithsonian scientists, George Mason University faculty, and colleagues from other U.S. and international conservation organizations, provide students with direct connections to the most current teaching, research techniques, and work in the field. Students thrive in a collaborative atmosphere of creative, analytical thinking.
For alumni of its programs, the School of Conservation offers the opportunity to become part of a lifelong, global community of learning that supports visionary thinking and informed practice of conservation biology along different career paths.
For more information, visit http://smconservation.gmu.edu
Since 1996, the M.A. in the History of Decorative Arts program has offered a one-of-a-kind academic experience to the newest generation of decorative arts professionals. Located at the Smithsonian Institution in Washington, DC, the George Mason University program provides students with an unparalleled academic experience.
For more information, visit http://hda.gmu.edu/