Career Field - Arts & Entertainment

Career Information & Resources

Student & Professional Organizations

Job and Internship Listings

Career Information & Resources

Career Guides: Multiple Fields

  • Occupational Outlook Handbook - Information about career, salary, training and employment projections for many different career fields, including arts and entertainment.
  • Career Videos from CareerOnestop - Educational videos of professionals working in various careers along with salary, trainiing and outlook information.
  • Chegg Career Profiles -  Brief videos of  arts and entertainment professionals talking about their work.

Arts Administration / Education / Therapy

Broadcasting / Film / Video

  • CareerPage/All About Broadcasting - From the National Alliance of State Broadcasters Associations. Provides information about types of jobs in broadcasting as well as job listings.
  • How to Get Started in Film - From the Film Connection.  Scroll down for articles on many different roles within the industry.
  • Writer’s Store - Article on breaking into television writing.
  • Reel Directory - Northen Callifornia's one-stop production directory for filmmakers

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/Campus & 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/Campus Organizations

Student/Campus organizations related to this field include:

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

Professional Organizations

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

Multiple Fields

  • Americans for the Arts - The nation's leading nonprofit organization for advancing the arts and arts education.
  • 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.

To find other professional associations:

 

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