Arts, Media & Communications

Arts, Media & Communications

This career path is focused on designing, producing, exhibiting, performing, writing, and publishing multimedia content including visual and performing arts and design, journalism, marketing communication and entertainment services.

While many majors and minors can prepare you for this career path, we find that students studying certain subjects have a natural connection. Common majors and minors related to career in this area include:

  • English, Fine Arts, Graphic Design, Marketing, History, Psychology, Sociology, Digital Media, Philosophy

Use the Job Trends tool below to explore the tasks and skills connected to specific types of jobs related to this career path.

Career definition is adapted from the National Career Clusters® Framework.

What Is a UX Designer?

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UX designers are behind-the-scenes magicians who make our experiences on websites or apps easier, more efficient, and even fun. Through research, testing, and design skills, they imagine and re-imagine websites and apps to match what users are …

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Can My Creative Industry Resume Be More Imaginative?

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There’s a time and a place when it comes to creativity in the job application process.

One of those places, for example, is your resume – especially if you work (or are seeking …

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Highlighting Your Liberal Arts Degree in Your Job Materials: A Comprehensive Guide + Examples

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The following piece is one of a multi-part series provided by College Recruiter and constructed by the Office of Undergraduate Education and Career Services in the College of Liberal Arts at the University of …

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Top 5 Tools for Digital Marketing

When it comes to digital marketing, few things are as important as the tools digital marketers rely on to get their jobs done. These include everything from social media platforms like Facebook and Instagram to analytics tools like Google Analytics. …

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Top Tips To Get In To Graduate School

Fast Fact: Each year, approximately 25% of the graduating class goes on to graduate school.

But that doesn’t mean that getting into grad school is a slam-dunk. Quite the contrary! Undergraduate students are up against not only their peers, but also …

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