What Can I Do With This Degree?

A liberal arts-based art degree enhances the creative skills of critical thinking and provides a strong foundation for graduates to enter numerous fields, including graduate study and teaching, advertising design, marketing and management and work with nonprofits, museums or galleries.

In the Workforce

Our graduates have gone on to successful careers in advertising, marketing and management, museum work and highly visible film and television enterprises such as MTV and PBS. Others have worked in nonprofits and public service, with the Peace Corps in Ghana, and as art therapists and teachers. Positions have included:

  • Adelphi University, assistant professor
  • Creative Circle, creative talent recruiter
  • CVS, graphic designer
  • FAF Inc., visual design supervisor
  • Hasbro, graphic designer
  • Honeywell, graphic designer
  • LEGO, associate art director
  • LX.TV, producer
  • Maison d'Esprit, photographer
  • MTV, avid editor and producer
  • Nomenus Quarterly, editor-in-chief
  • Pearson Publishing, graphic designer
  • PixelMEDIA, interactive designer
  • Pratt & Whitney, detail draftsman
  • Saatchi and Saatchi, art director
  • San Francisco Museum of Contemporary Art, exhibition designer

Graduate School

Our graduates have pursued advanced degrees or certificates in the arts and related fields at the following institutions:

  • Art Institute of Boston
  • Boston University
  • Brooklyn College
  • Cornell University
  • Harvard University
  • Massachusetts College of Art
  • Parsons The New School for Design
  • Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
  • Rhode Island School of Design
  • Savannah College of Art and Design
  • Simmons College
  • Southern Illinois University
  • Syracuse University
  • University of Minnesota
  • University of Texas at Austin