Media, Arts and Entertainment

The media, arts and entertainment sector is often project-based and requires successful interaction with individuals across industries to facilitate advancement of ideas and creative products. Arts occupations involve varying aspects of imagination, artistic representation, and technical skills. You can build the skills needed to pursue a career in a creative field through hands-on experience beyond the classroom. It is best to find a career that will fit your own unique interests, skills, and values.

Some possible job titles include:

  • Art Director
  • Graphic Designer
  • Arts Educator
  • Industrial Designer
  • Actor
  • Multimedia Artists and Animators
  • Museum Curator

Areas of Interest

The Occupational Outlook Handbook provides detailed information about career options in art and design, and entertainment.

Related fields

If you have an interest in media, arts and entertainment, you might also be interested in exploring careers in: business and management, communications, education and teaching, government, international and nonprofit.

Visit the ICC and Meet with an Advisor

For further guidance narrowing down your career interests, you can schedule an advising appointment. Our advising page has a list of all ICC advisors or you can review the list of undergraduate advisors below: