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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. 





Career Videos: Arts and Communications Cluster

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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
  • 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!



Check out student employment, internships & post-graduation full-time jobs in Handshake.  Employers targeting University of Iowa students & alumni use this recruiting system to connect with you!



    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

    Art Director at Agency Within
    Music Director, KVNO Radio at University of Nebraska at Omaha
    Greens Superintendent at South Carolina Department of Parks, Recreation & Tourism
    Advertising Sales Consultant - Fargo at Midco
    Freelance Associate Producer/Writer at Fox News
    Artist Assistant at Lyon Road Art at Lyon Road Art
    Project Coordinator at Story Stick Marketing
    Sales Assistant/Marketing Coordinator at KTIV-TV
    Writer - CreativeWorks / Creative Development at ESPN
    Commercial Producer at KIMT-TV
    Account Executive - Wheels For You - East/Central NE at Lee Enterprises
    CAS Technician - Sioux Falls at Midco
    Director, Cooperative Education at University of Idaho
    Writer/Reporter at Becker's Healthcare
    Influencer Marketing Coordinator at VizSense, Inc
    Fulton County Extension Ag & Natural Resources Educator at The University of Georgia
    Clayton County Extension Agent – 4-H at The University of Georgia
    Assistant Strategist at Pathway, an Omnicom Media Group company at Omnicom Media Group
    Marketing & Sales Team Member (ENTRY LEVEL | FULL TIME) at Resilience, Inc.
    Marketing/Communications Associate at Resilience, Inc.
    Account Manager at Resilience, Inc.
    ENTRY LEVEL - Business Management at Resilience, Inc.
    Partner Manager at Eagle Point Software Corporation
    Assistant Media Analyst at Omnicom Media Group
    Technical Event Manager at SMG The Oncenter
    Graphic Designer at TMP Worldwide
    Employer Recruiting Specialist at Villanova University
    INSIDER Editorial Fellow, Home and lLifestyle (FALL/WINTER) at Insider Inc.
    Entry Level Inside Sales Representative at Logical Position
    Production Assistant at HSP Direct
    Production Coordinator at HSP Direct
    Live Event Director at University of Nebraska at Omaha
    Entry Level Management - Entrepreneur Training - $800+ Weekly at Chicago Marketing Inc
    Digital Collections Cataloger at Theodore Roosevelt Center at Dickinson State University
    Social Media and Digital Content Manager at KTIV-TV
    Brand Ambassador In-Store Promotions at PS Stearns
    Entry Level Marketing and Event Coordinator at The KC Standard, Inc.
    Promotional Marketing Assistant at The KC Standard, Inc.
    Business Entrepreneurship / Management Training Program at The KC Standard, Inc.
    Koubek Center Manager at Miami Dade College
    Assignment Manager at WHSV
    Producer at KIMT-TV
    Grants Administrator at The John & Mable Ringling Museum of Art
    Account Manager Entry Level Sales & Marketing at SaGa 26 Consulting, Inc.
    Public Relations Account Coordinator at LaunchSquad
    Producer at Hearst Television
    P1900124 - Associate Director of Communications - College of Arts and Sciences at University at Buffalo Human Resources
    Chicago Account Executive at Kinetic Worldwide
    Los Angeles Assistant Account Executive at Kinetic Worldwide
    Chicago Assistant Account Executive at Kinetic Worldwide
    News Producer at Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc.
    Editorial Assistant, O, the Oprah Magazine at Hearst Magazines
    Public Relations Assistant/Executive Assistant at Fox News
    Online Product Marketing Associate at Brilliant Earth
    Development and Communications Manager at Artists Striving to End Poverty
    Newscast Director at WQOW News 18
    Meteorologist/Reporter at WQOW News 18
    Multimedia Journalist at WQOW News 18
    Assistant Digital Strategist at Omnicom Media Group
    Educational Resources Development Manager at Ithaca Education Consulting Group
    Entry Level Performance Marketing Role at Oplytic
    Advertising Sales Consultant - Sioux Falls at Midco
    DIGITAL MARKETING ASSISTANT at Weissman - Dancewear Solutions
    Video-writing fellow, style and beauty (FALL/WINTER) at Insider Inc.
    Business Insider editorial fellowship (FALL/WINTER) at Insider Inc.
    Staff writer at CNHI Iowa
    Brand Ambassador - Phone Event at PS Stearns
    Executive Assistant, IDC at Lionsgate
    Email Marketing Manager at Agency Within
    Email Marketing Sr Manager at Agency Within
    Linear TV Buyer / Marketer at Agency Within
    Entry Level Account Executive at SummitMedia
    Manager Trainee - Entry Level at Capital City Consultants
    Brand Ambassador for Grand Opening at PS Stearns
    Director of Planning, Policy and Grant Program Support at Miami Dade College
    Brand Ambassador/Fitness Promotion at PS Stearns
    Brand Ambassador/Product Demonstrator at PS Stearns
    Morning News Producer at Gray TV KOTA
    Brand Ambassador/Product Demonstrator at PS Stearns
    Project coordinator at Leff Communications
    Assistant Account Executive at Division-D
    Influencer Marketing Agency - Agency Development Partner - Chicago at VizSense, Inc
    Influencer Marketing Agency - Agency Development Partner - NYC at VizSense, Inc
    Marketing/Sales Associate (Entry Level) at Capital City Consultants
    Marketing Assistant Opportunity | Junior Position | #Newlaunch at Wrapped Experience
    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
    Retail Expert - Atlanta, GA at GMR Marketing, LLC
    Digital Marketing Strategist at Agency Within
    Film/Video Editors Needed at Jubilee Media
    Marketing/Sales Associate at Capital City Consultants
    Account Executive / Manager Trainee - Full Time at Capital City Consultants
    Inside Sales Representative at SinglePlatform
    Analyst at National Strategic Group
    Copywriter Contract-to-Hire at Statement Communications
    Designer, contract-to-hire at Statement Communications
    Brand Assistant at Solid Solutions Marketing
    Marketing Assistant at Solid Solutions Marketing
    Business Development Representative at PSM Marketing
    Creative Production Manager at Spirit Catholic Radio Network
    Copywriter at J.W.Morton & Associates
    Sales Associate / Stylist at Chico's FAS, Inc.
    Entry Level Account Manager at Capital City Consultants
    Former Student Athletes Wanted for Digital Marketing role at Blackbird Garage
    Account Executive - Inside Sales Representative (PA) at Professional Sports Publications
    Sales Development Representative at Chicago Marketing Inc
    Client Services Analyst (NY,NY) at Numerator
    Client Services Analyst (Chicago, IL) at Numerator
    Landscape Sales/Design/Project Manager at Landscape Technology Group Inc.
    Public Relations Account Coordinator at LaunchSquad
    Multimedia Journalist at KDLT
    Entry-Level Marketing Inside Sales Representative at American Marketing & Publishing, L.L.C
    Talent Booking Agent (Event Marketing Industry) at The PUSH Agency
    Digital Copywriter at National Strategic Group
    Yondr Ambassador at Yondr
    Writer/Reporter at Becker's Healthcare
    Sports Writer at The College Daily
    Reporter at Knoxville Journal-Express
    Radio Announcer at Newell Broadcasting
    Inside sales/Business Advisor at DexYP
    Personal Consultant - Business Track at Ithaca Education Consulting Group
    Senior Customer Success Manager at
    (Teaching Artist) Entrepreneurship at Raw Talent Performing Arts
    Campus Rep Positions - Adam Block Design Sales Coordinator at Adam Block Design
    Entry Level Sales / Business Development at JW Illinois
    New York City (Manhattan) | Entry Level | Marketing/Communications Associate at Essential Innovations Inc
    Brand Ambassador - Entry Level Marketing at JW Illinois

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

    Iowa Public Television - Media Production Internship at Iowa Public Television
    Dieu Donné's Fall Internship (Studio and Arts Admin/Archive) at Dieu Donne
    Superfly Internship Program - Fall 2019 - NYC at Superfly
    Event Intern at Contemporary Services Corporation
    Freelance Writer (NFL) at
    Fall Intern - Producing at Gigantic Pictures
    Community Relations Intern at Kroenke Sports and Entertainment
    Content Intern at Everest Agency
    PR & Marketing Intern - Fall at Development Counsellors International
    Editorial Internship at BLEND
    Fall 2019 Internship at Moment Magazine
    19/20 Stage Management Internships | Goodman Theatre at Goodman Theatre
    Los Angeles Sales & Brand Partnerships Intern Fall 2019 at Modern Luxury
    Los Angeles Marketing & Events Intern Fall 2019 at Modern Luxury
    Los Angeles Editorial Intern Fall 2019 at Modern Luxury
    Client Deliverables Intern at Numerator
    Sports Reporter/Writer Intern at The SkyBoat
    Sports Journalist Intern at Faithful Fan Sports
    Internship - Correspondent at Organization for World Peace
    Publishing Intern at Pie Press Publishing
    AJGA Communications Volunteer Assistant at American Junior Golf Association
    Prints and Drawings Internship (Academic Year 2019-2020, Paid) at The Art Institute of Chicago
    Internship - Brand Promotion Management at Jetzy
    Internship - Digital Marketing/Social Media – Marketing at Jetzy
    Internship - Event Management at Jetzy
    Internship - Public Relations – Marketing at Jetzy
    Editorial Intern at Modern Luxury
    Internship - Entertainment & Influencer at Hollywood Branded
    Internship - Creative (Fall 2019) at Warehouse West Entertainment
    Landscape Design Build Internship Program Opportunity at Rocco Fiore & Sons., Inc
    Publicity Specialist Internship – GoodNoon PR at GoodNoon
    Marketing/Operations Fall Internship at Hoop Mountain Midwest Basketball
    Travel, Social Media Marketing Internship at Inside Out Media (Parent company of Travel Mindset)
    Internship - Events PAID + TRAINING at Wrapped Experience
    Assistant Editor Intern at New York Minute Magazine
    Internship - Videographer – Content at Jetzy
    Editorial Writer - Intern at BLEND
    Chief of Staff Intern at New York Minute Magazine
    Internship for Marketing, Social Media and Design Students at Northern Decor Inc
    Business Development Associate Intern at Danielle Klinenberg Paintings
    Internship - Investment & Finance Management at Jetzy
    Internship - Sales & Partnerships – Marketing at Jetzy
    Internship - Summer Sales Associate (Commission) at bSmart Media, LLC
    Internship - Photography And Videography Summer 2019 at CliffHanger Academy
    Internship - SEO and SMO Specialist Summer 2019 at CliffHanger Academy
    Internship - Social Media Summer 2019 - Full-Time Or Part-Time at CliffHanger Academy
    Editorial intern at 435 Magazine
    Fall 2019 - Course Scheduling Internship at Hurricane Junior Golf Tour
    Fall 2019 Graphic Design Internship at Hurricane Junior Golf Tour
    Fall 2019 Marketing and Admin. Internship at Hurricane Junior Golf Tour
    Fall 2019 Recruitment and Organizational Development Internship at Hurricane Junior Golf Tour
    Graphic Design Internship at LadyBossBlogger
    Journalism Intern at New York Minute Magazine
    Web Developer Intern at New York Minute Magazine
    Graphic Design Intern at New York Minute Magazine
    Summer 2019 Internship at World Wrestling Entertainment
    Spring/Summer Internship at Denver Advertising at Denver Advertising
    Fall 2019 Burns Entertainment & Sports Marketing Internship at Burns Entertainment & Sports Marketing
    Brand Ambassadorship at LRT Sports
    Chief of Staff Internship at New York Minute Magazine
    General Management Internship at The Public Theater
    Business Development (Intern) at The College Daily
    Interior Design Internship at Frank Ponterio Interior Design
    Digital Content Writer at The College Daily
    Historical Textile Intern (Dover) at Delaware State Parks Internship Program
    Internship at RL Recordings at RL Recordings, LLC
    Journalism Intern at New York Minute Magazine
    Graphic Design Intern at New York Minute Magazine
    Writing Internship - Remote at SRM Graphics & Printing
    Assistant Editor Intern at New York Minute Magazine
    Social Media Marketing Intern (Virtual) at New York Minute Magazine
    Video Internship at LadyBossBlogger
    Sales/Marketing Internship at LadyBossBlogger
    Public Relations Internship at LadyBossBlogger
    Social Media Internship at LadyBossBlogger
    Blogging Internship at LadyBossBlogger
    Social Media Intern at swhaus
    Web Design Intern at swhaus
    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
    Tourism and Travel Internship at Guardian Music and Group Travel