Careers

Careers in Fine and Applied Arts include opportunities to work in industry, as entrepreneurs, or to work in for-profit and not-for-profit sectors. Whether your interest is in broadcasting, film, music business or performance, sound production, technical theatre or acting, graphic design or fine arts, courses in the arts and communication can prepare you for jobs organizing, managing, promoting, producing, directing, teaching, or using creative and technical skills. All are skills highly valued by employers. Whether you are seeking a career in a specific industry or hoping to open your own studio, Fine and Applied Arts classes provide an excellent start to your future professional, academic, and personal goals.

Visit the Bureau of Labor Statistics to view the annual average salaries for the performing arts, visual arts, and communication fields.  
 

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