It's never too early to start a conversation about your life as a creative professional.

The Career and Professional Experience office encourages you to make use of our resources from your first year on campus. Visit us for assistance in finding on-campus jobs, or attend an alumni lectures or professional practice symposia.

The Career and Professional Experience office prepares students for the immediate future and provides ongoing support for lifelong careers in art and design. Students and alumni are provided full-service advising, workshops, and access to professional networks and opportunities.

  • Find work and Co-op internships
  • Prepare résumés and portfolios
  • Develop a career strategy and employment skills
  • Apply for professional opportunities
  • Develop proposals
  • Pursue exhibition opportunities
  • Apply for graduate school
  • Develop networking and interviewing skills
  • Use Launch database with employment opportunities for students and alums

From the time you arrive on campus, you will be encouraged to think about how your passions and talents will shape life after art school—you’ll hear from visiting artists in the classroom, meet with advisors to chart your course of study, and attend workshops with a full range of creative professionals.

We also place great value on ensuring that you spend time outside of the classroom, gaining experiences that will nurture your creative growth. We have a six-credit off-campus study requirement that may be fulfilled by taking part in the Cooperative Education Internship Program (Co-op), tailored specifically to your interests.

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Our services are available to all degree-seeking students and alumni. Register online for an appointment to discuss your career questions. Current students are also welcome to come in for walk-in appointments, Mondays through Fridays from 12:00–1:00 p.m.

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