Career Field - Arts & Entertainment

Career Information & Resources

Student & Professional Organizations
Internship Listing Sites
Job Listing Sites

Career Information & Resources

Career Profiles and Guides

  • Occupational Outlook Handbook - Information about career, salary, training and employment projections for many different career fields, including arts and entertainment.
  • California Occupational Guides - Includes job descriptions, outlooks and wages, education, training, and related occupations.
  • Vault Guides - Insider's information about careers in this area. Features include "Day in the Life" career profiles, employee reviews of careers and companies, and detailed information about key employers in the field. Available through Handshake.

Arts Administration / Education / Therapy

Broadcasting / Film / Video

Fashion / Textile Art

  • About.com - Offers links to descriptions of jobs in the fashion industry and related articles.
  • Buyer - Read a Princeton Review Career Profile.
  • Fashion-Schools.org - Has information on careers, salaries and schools.

Fine Arts / Visual Arts / Graphic Design

Multiple Fields

  • California Arts Council - State agency geared towards the development and support of arts in California. Offers grants and fellowships to individual artists, news, a calendar of events, links to California arts agencies and other organizations for the arts.

Museums / Libraries

Performing Arts / Music

Student & Professional Organizations

Participating in these groups can be a valuable avenue for learning about an occupation or field. They are an excellent resource for networking, and their websites often have information about careers.

Cal Student Organizations

Student organizations related to this field include:

Other Student Organizations - List of UC Berkeley student organizations registered with The LEAD Center

Professional Organizations

A few of the major professional organizations include:

Arts Administration / Education / Therapy

Broadcasting / Film / Video

Fashion / Textile Art

Fine Arts / Visual Arts / Graphic Design

Museums / Libraries

Performing Arts / Music

To find other professional associations, go to:

 

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