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  • Do you consider yourself to be creative, expressive, or imaginative?
  • Are you interested in learning about developing public relations campaigns, stage production, or creating museum exhibits?
  • Does is sound like fun to work in a less structured environment with the freedom to voice your originality?
  • Could you see yourself planning art projects or sporting events for others to enjoy? 

Careers in this community focus on composing, writing, designing, and performing.


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Examples of Related Jobs

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  • Animator
  • Architect
  • Art Conservator/Curator
  • Arts Administrator
  • Author
  • Broadcaster
  • Choreographer
  • Dancer 
  • Designer
  • Digital/Interactive Media Creator
  • Event Planner
  • Fashion Boutique Manager
  • Film Production Assistant
  • Gallery Owner
  • Game Designer
  • Graphic Artist
  • Journalist
  • Media & Content Developers
  • Medical Illustrator
  • Museum Director
  • Music Composer
  • Music Manager
  • Performer
  • Photographer
  • Publisher/Editor
  • Public Relations Specialist
  • Radio/TV Announcer
  • Recording/Digitization Technician
  • Talent Manager
  • Technical Writer
  • Theater Manager
  • TV/Film Actor
  • Web Content Developer/Writer
To research various UI majors, minors and certificates, visit Find Your Program
 
The Occupational Outlook Handbook and O*Net contain information on duties, education and training, pay, and job outlook. 

 

ARTS & DESIGN

MEDIA & ENTERTAINMENT

 

Career Videos: Arts and Media 

                         Career One Stop videos (See Arts and Communications for choices)

Career Podcasts: Hancher Presents (Podcasts about performing arts and artists)

                           Beyond the Studio (Podcasts about making a living as an artist)

                            It's All Journalism (Podcasts about media and journalism trends)

                            Sports Media with Richard Deitsch (Podcast with interview with sports media professionals)

                            Top 25 PR Podcasts (A great variety of podcasts for Public Relations interests)

 

Want to put your interests to good use? Join with other students who share them. Discover student organizations which relate to arts, media, and entertainment at the Center for Student Involvement and Leadership. You can browse the database by letter or search by keyword or name for locating student organizations. 

Some examples of organizations that may be of interest are:

  • Art Hawks
  • Campus Activity Board
  • Dance Marathon
  • Fine Arts Council
  • KRUI-FM
  • Scope Productions
  • Voices of Soul
  • Women in Film
     

If you don’t want to join a club or don’t have the time, you can find activities and events related to your interests via After Class
 

Also consider volunteering as a way to explore your interests, build your resume, and connect with the community!

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    Professional organizations are a great way to explore, prepare, experience, and achieve your career interests and goals!

    • Explore - Learn what people in the industry do, talk about, and take action on
    • Prepare - Learn about job titles, companies, and organizational/thought leaders
    • Experience - Check out resources, including specialized job boards and LinkedIn groups to locate mentors and job shadowing/informational interview opportunities
    • Achieve - Polish your professional image by taking an active part in your industry’s association. Reach your goals through networking and the professional development opportunities your association provides.

    Plus, professional associations often offer discounted memberships to students!

     

    Sample of Arts, Media & Entertainment Full-Time Jobs & Fellowships in Handshake

    Digital Content Producer at KCAU TV
    Executive Producer at KTTC-TV
    New Producer at KCAU TV
    Field Technician I - Princeton, MN - $2500 Sign On Bonus at Midco
    News Producer at KELOLAND TV
    SEO & Content Analyst at Perfect Search Media
    Videographer/Producer – Fargo or Grand Forks at Midco
    SEO Manager at Art Unlimited
    Social Media Manager at Art Unlimited
    Account Manager at Art Unlimited
    Account Manager Assistant at Art Unlimited
    Marketing Research Analyst at VizSense, Inc
    Business Analyst, Denver at Brilliant Earth
    Customer Service Representative - Full Time + Internship Opportunities at Frontier Business Solutions, Inc.
    Production Coordinator at HSP Direct
    Specialist of Commercialization (10761) at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
    Brand Ambassador - Luxury Coffee Brand at Productions Plus - The Talent Shop
    Sr Analyst - Business Operations at Motorola Solutions, Inc.
    Supervisor of Aquatics at Glenview Park District
    Postdoctoral Fellow at University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)
    Inside Sales Representative at Yellow Jade Acquisitions
    Brand Ambassador - Entry Level Marketing at JW Illinois
    Associate Account Manager - Experiential Marketing at Modern Worldwide
    Client Success Manager at Envision Horizons
    Client Representative at Yellow Jade Acquisitions
    PT Recreational Therapist at Brookline Recreation (Town of Brookline Recreation)
    New York Assistant Account Executive - Travel Division at Kinetic Worldwide
    Chicago Assistant Account Executive at Kinetic Worldwide
    Digital Publishing Swiss Army Knife at Payette Forward, Inc. & UpPhone.com
    Digital Marketing Inside Sales-Iowa City, IA at American Marketing & Publishing, L.L.C
    Digital Marketing Inside Sales at American Marketing & Publishing, L.L.C
    Marketing Account Manager at Chicago Marketing Inc
    Account Manager (Amazon) at Envision Horizons
    Ad Operations Coordinator at FiveFifty Ltd.
    Marketing Assistant at Chicago Marketing Inc
    Multiple Job Openings & Opportunities at Integrity Athletics
    Entry Level Sales / Business Development at JW Illinois
    Systems Engineer BI at Meredith Corporation
    Digital Media Specialist / Web Photographer at Camp Laurel South
    Corporate Trainee at Quad
    Sales Associate at Brimston Agency
    Writer/Reporter at Becker's Healthcare
    Outside Sales Professional at Tom James Company
    Brand Ambassador In-Store Promotions at PS Stearns
    Educational Resources Development Manager at Ithaca Education Consulting Group
    Brand Ambassador for Grand Opening at PS Stearns
    Brand Ambassador/Fitness Promotion at PS Stearns
    Brand Ambassador/Product Demonstrator at PS Stearns
    Brand Ambassador/Product Demonstrator at PS Stearns
    Internet Marketing Specialist, Part-Time at Global Reach Internet Productions
    Internet Marketing Specialist at Global Reach Internet Productions
    Project Manager, Part-Time at Global Reach Internet Productions
    Project Manager at Global Reach Internet Productions
    Radio Announcer at Newell Broadcasting
    Personal Consultant - Business Track at Ithaca Education Consulting Group
    ISACorps, Community Worker at Illinois Student Assistance Commission
    Student Opportunity - Adam Block Design Brand Ambassador at Adam Block Design

    Sample of Arts, Media & Entertainment Internships & Student Employment Jobs in Handshake

    Sales Representative Intern at Jianlai Global/Eglobal Creative Publishing,Inc.
    BoundarylessMN Mentorship and Pitch Competition at BoundarylessMN
    Fall 2020 Internships at the National Museum of African American History and Culture at Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
    Work-from-Home Opportunity for Design Students at Amanda Kostro Miller, Copywriter
    Digital Marketing and Data Analysis Summer Internship at Perfect Search Media
    Copywriting and Content Strategy Paid Internship at Perfect Search Media
    Writing Intern at Knup Solutions
    Writer Internship at The Nuance Group LLC
    Business & Marketing Internship at The Nuance Group LLC
    Graphic Design, Marketing, Communications Intern at Ism Public Relations
    Digital Marketing and Data Analysis Summer Internship at Perfect Search Media
    Graphic Design Summer Internship at D-MAK Productions
    Digital Marketing / PR Summer Internship at D-MAK Productions
    Film/Media Summer Internship at D-MAK Productions
    Video Editing Internship For YouTube Channel with ~300,000 subscribers at Payette Forward, Inc. & UpPhone.com
    UI/UX Internship at WESTxEAST
    BVM Sports Writing Remote Internship at Best Version Media
    2020 Fall Burns Entertainment & Sports Marketing Internship at Burns Entertainment & Sports Marketing
    Virtual/Remote Academic College Internships (Multiple Majors): Unpaid at Georgia State Games
    Internship - Correspondent at Organization for World Peace
    Photo Studio Intern at Revealed Studios
    Public Relations Internship - Work Remotely (UNPAID) at MGR Strategic Communications
    Event Planner Intern at Prime & Prim Studio of the Arts
    Social Media Intern at Prime & Prim Studio of the Arts
    Audience Development/Growth at Love What Matters
    Journalist at Prime & Prim Studio of the Arts
    Photographer - Summer Camp at Camp Skylemar
    Editorial Intern at Guerrero Media
    Associate - San Francisco at OutCast
    Associate - New York at OutCast
    Audience Activation & Press Internship - Shudder (SUMMER 2020) at AMC Networks, Inc.
    Musical Theater Instructor - Paid Internship Possible (Summer 2020) at Camp Nashoba North
    Creative Arts Instructor - Paid Internship Possible (Summer 2020) at Camp Nashoba North
    Unforgettable Summer Jobs Available NOW! at Camp Walt Whitman
    General Cabin Counselors at Camp Walt Whitman
    Brand Ambassador at CROSSNET
    Fall 2020 Design Intern at Parker NY
    Digital Editor at Love What Matters
    PR Intern at Greentarget Global Group
    Visitor Experience Intern at Delaware State Parks Internship Program
    Archaeology at Delaware State Parks Internship Program
    Tourism and Travel Internship at Guardian Music and Group Travel
    Photography & Lab Internship at The Shadowlight Group
    Brand Ambassador at LRT Sports
    Sports Journalist Intern at Faithful Fan Sports
    Publishing Intern at Pie Press Publishing
    Editorial Intern at Modern Luxury
    Talent Management Intern at New York Minute Magazine
    Business Development Associate Intern at Danielle Klinenberg Paintings
    Journalism Intern at New York Minute Magazine
    Graphic Design Intern at New York Minute Magazine
    Policy and Communications at Delaware State Parks Internship Program
    Folk Art Collection at Delaware State Parks Internship Program
    Write and Publish Articles On Popular Tech Websites (Paid) at Payette Forward, Inc. & UpPhone.com
    Internship (unpaid) at Music Noises/MI5 Recordings Detroit at Music Noises, LLC
    Journalism Intern at New York Minute Magazine
    Writing Internship - Remote at SRM Graphics & Printing
    Assistant Editor Intern at New York Minute Magazine
    Talent Management Internship at New York Minute Magazine
    Social Media Marketing Intern (Virtual) at New York Minute Magazine
    Writing Internship at SRM Graphics & Printing
    Internship - Video Production Manager at The Black Sheep
    Content Creator/Sports Writer with The Armchair All-Americans at The Armchair All-Americans, LLC