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Potential Careers

Skills Gained and/or Opportunities

  • Learn how to work efficiently, accurately, and organize information
  • Communication skills, both in verbal and written expression
  • Communication skills, in image and sound
  • Experiential learning
  • Critical understanding of performance in both live and recorded media
  • Artistic expression
  • Creative, technical and critical skills
  • Research and analysis
  • Presentation skills
  • Master new skills in digital media

Careers

Careers in Cultural Studies:

  • Fieldwork, ethnographic research
  • Community liaison worker; research team manager
  • Communications officer
  • Government or policy analyst
  • Survey research

Careers in Performance Studies:

  • Promotional Communications
  • Set design / art direction
  • Audience research

Careers in Multimedia & Mass Communications:

  • Directing
  • Radio and television producer
  • Journalism
  • Filmmaker
  • Script writing
  • Creative writing
  • music production/editing/composing
  • Video production/editing
  • Animation
  • Musician
  • Multimedia productions
  • Web design/development
  • Graphic design
  • Interface design
  • Website management
  • Documentary and legal research
  • Copy-editing, editing
  • Teaching
  • Lawyer

Careers in Organizational Communication:

  • Marketing
  • Communications management
  • Product research
  • Advertising
  • Market research
  • Public relations
  • Business executives

Careers in Language and Social Life:

  • Politics and Policy
  • Lobbyist
  • Government or policy analyst
  • documentation specialist or technical writer
  • ethnographic research; securities analyst (with SEC course)