Arts & Media

Arts & Media

Green Hall 441
106 Central Street
Wellesley, MA 02481
as101@wellesley.edu

Many exciting and fulfilling careers exist in the creative economy, and Wellesley’s rigorous liberal arts curriculum prepares students and alumnae with strengths that are especially relevant in the arts and media fields. Opportunities can be found in every sector— from nonprofit organizations, education, and government, to Fortune 500 companies. Whether you are interested in working in a museum, a lifestyle start-up, a civic arts council, a classroom, an established corporation, somewhere in-between, or somewhere beyond, you can find positions. Students and alumnae are encouraged to get started by exploring the resources below and scheduling an appointment in Handshake to meet with Ariane Baker.


 

 

Arts & Media

Green Hall 441
106 Central Street
Wellesley, MA 02481
as101@wellesley.edu

Office hours 

Appointments can be scheduled in Handshake for Mon–Fri.


 

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Top Job Functions

Class of 2021 Top Job Functions across Arts & Media
17.65%
Operations / Production
17.65%
Design / Art
11.76%
Advertising, Media, & PR
11.76%
Marketing — General
11.76%
Writing / Editing
11.76%
Administration
5.88%
Other
5.88%
Customer / Technical Support
5.88%
Engineering – Web / Software

Arts & Media: Graduates in the World

What they studied Where they work or attend graduate school What they do
English and Creative Writing Hachette Book Group USA Publicity Assistant
Media Arts and Sciences Publicis Sapient UI / UX Designer
Classics Folio Literary Management Literary & Operations Assistant
English Hachette Book Group USA Editorial Assistant
Political Science West Wing Writers LLC Associate
Cognitive and Linguistic Sciences Candlewick Press Imprint Coordinator
Computer Science The Walk Disney Company Software Engineer
Political Science Glen Echo Park Partnership for Arts and Culture Operations Assistant
History Christie's Postwar and Contemporary Art intern
Art History Ink Studio Program & Sales Associate
Media Arts and Sciences Schell Games VFX Artist
* Highlighted outcomes from 2021 graduates