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Career Plannng: "What Can I Do With A Major In...?"


What Can I Do With a Major In Art?


BulletStudents with a degree in Art could pursue a variety of career opportunities. Any career reflective of their skills, interests, values, personal style, etc., could be attainable with good self-marketing skills. Some career opportunities will require advanced study.


Fine Artist


Stained Glass Artist


Bookplate Artist

Motion Picture Artist

Art Consultant


Museum Curator



Fashion Artist/Designer


Art Librarian

Architectural Model Builder

Airbrush Artist

Exhibit Designer

Museum Artist

Display Painter

Silhouette Artist

Art Buyer

Greeting Card Artist

Antiques Dealer



Art Director

Film and Video Editor

Gallery owner/operator

Page designer

Art librarian




Scenic artist (film/theatre)

Layout artist

Exhibit designer

Arts & humanities council director

Art Administrator

Advertising Artist

Silk-screen Artist

Art Dealer

Bus Card Artist

Newspaper Artist

Jewelry Designer


Estate Appraiser

Mural Artist

Courtroom Sketcher

Medical Illustrator

Costume and Mask Designer

Art Preservationist

Art Agent


Interior Decorator

Art Therapist (w/training)

Art Investment Manager

Mannequin Decorator

Art Historian

Book/CD cover designer

Web Designer

Graphic Designer

Video Game Designer

Billboard artist/sign painter

Museum publications director

Arts fundraiser

Arts council director

Picture framer

Community arts center director

Visual merchandiser

Grants specialist

Visual specialist

Corporate art consultant

Art appraiser/critic/reporter

Arts lawyer


To learn more about these careers, visit the Occupational Outlook Handbook (OOH). The OOH can show you training and education needed, earnings, expected job prospects, what workers do on the job, working conditions, and more...


Related art major links:

American Society of Artists


National Art Education Association


Professional Photographers of America


National Press Photographers Association


American Institute of Graphic Arts


Graphic Artists Guild National


National Cartoonists Society


Society of Illustrators


Bullet"What Can I Do With A Major In...?" Bullet Personality & Careers Bullet



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