Arts, Entertainment, Media & Design

Are you looking for career options that will allow you to be creative, expressive, and/or imaginative? Does it sound like fun to work in a less structured environment where you have the freedom to express or voice your originality? Careers in this community focus on designing, performing, composing, writing, and more.

Career Pathways In This Community 
Since a major doesn’t always indicate a specific career path, it may be challenging to know all the possibilities and career options that exist in each field. By clicking on the career pathways below, you can start exploring some of the career options for each pathway. While these are not comprehensive lists, this resource can serve as a guide to provide students, advisors, and faculty with recommendations and keywords for further career exploration and research.


Majors & Minors

The undergraduate major in Medieval and Renaissance studies provides interdisciplinary exposure to several liberal arts areas and encourages students’ in-depth …

The women’s and gender studies (WGS) major is a multidisciplinary academic program with courses that focus on knowledge relating to …

Philosophy is the critical study of the fundamental concepts and assumptions involved in all central areas of human experience, including …

Latino and Latin American studies includes a major and minor in Latin American studies and a minor in U.S. Latina/Latino …

The Department of History offers topical and period courses of general cultural and educational value to all University students to …

The film studies program is housed in the Department of English. The program is centered on a core curriculum of …

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