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Looking to get career-ready? We've got you covered.

Consult the following resources to learn more about careers in Arts, Media & Communication - including specialized job and internship databases and our resource guides on resumes & cover letters.

Industry Resources

Research the Field

Check out websites like The Art Career Project and the Occupation Outlook Handbook for Art/Design and Media/Communication to learn more about the field. These resources will help you contextualize the different career opportunities within the arts, media, and communication, and include information about salary ranges, qualifications, and specific career pathways.

Find Industry Opportunities

Handshake is a great place to start your search, but industry-specific databases can help you find unique, highly specialized opportunities. Depending on your specific interests, you may want to consult the following sites:

Consult a Professional Organization

Professional Organizations are local or national groups that advocate for specific industries. Connecting with one - either by visiting their website, becoming a member, or attending one of their events - is a great way to learn more about the industry, network with other professionals, and discover potential opportunities. A few Media & Arts Professional Organizations include:

Guides & Resources

For help standing out in the job & internship search, consider attending a drop-in, submitting your resume or cover letter for an online document review, or consulting our resource pages:

Curious about how your identity may play a role in your future career? Check out our Identity-Based Resources.

The University of Vermont Career Center Division of Student Affairs

How to Join an Interest Group

  • Step 1: Log in to Handshake.
  • Step 2: Click on your name in the top right corner.
  • Step 3: Click on "Career Interests" and complete a 2-minute survey. Be sure to indicate which interest group(s) you would like to join.

You can go back at any time to change your group or join another.


Interest Group Leaders

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JAKE Small(He / Him)


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