University Partnerships

Fort Ticonderoga has a number of collaborative partnerships with colleges and universities.

  • Champlain College students use Fort Ticonderoga as a case study for real-life experience in marketing, public relations, and graphic design.
  • Middlebury College’s archaeology program visits Fort Ticonderoga as part of its course work.
  • Norwich University’s Masters in Military History program utilizes the resources at Fort Ticonderoga.
  • New York University students use Fort Ticonderoga as a case study for learning in a museum/historic site setting.
  • Fort Ticonderoga works with the Heritage Interpretation program at Penn State University.
  • Fort Ticonderoga's Education and Interpretation staff recently met with a Public History class at Siena College.


College Career and Intern Fairs

Fort Ticonderoga staff regularly participates at Career and Intern Fairs at:

  • Castleton State College (Castleton, Vermont)
  • Champlain College (Burlington, Vermont)
  • Siena College (Loudonvile, New York)
  • SUNY Plattsburgh (Plattsburgh, New York)


University Partnerships in the News

Recent university collaborations in the news include:



Fort Ticonderoga’s internship program is in its formative stage. Both graduate and undergraduate students interested in internship opportunities should contact ">Rich Strum, Director of Education. Internships are available in these areas:

  • Museum Education
  • Heritage Interpretation and Living History
  • Marketing, Graphic Design, and Public Relations
  • Curatorial and Archives
  • Horticulture
  • Non-profit Business
  • Fund-Raising


Current Internship Postings:

Broadcast and Streaming Media

Education: Creating Common Core Curriculum

Public History