Multimedia, Communication & Creative Arts

Welcome to Pitt’s Multimedia, Communication & Creative Arts Career Community! Students interested in Multimedia, Communication & Creative Arts express their creativity and skills in a variety of ways. Whether you want to be a writer, editor, journalist, designer, performer, producer, director, artist, or musician, your skills and experiences will allow you to build exciting and often unconventional career paths. 

Our online community is designed to assist you with industry resources, career advice, resume samples, job and internship search information, networking opportunities, and events to help you explore career options in your field. We look forward to connecting with you! 

Thriving in the Virtual Working Environment: How to be successful and advance in your career.

Being successful and advancing in the virtual working environment: Here are some suggestions to facilitate your journey and to THRIVE:

Communicate effectively and regularly: In a remote working environment, it’s essential to communicate regularly with your colleagues and managers. Keep …

By Ingrid Beute
Ingrid Beute Career Consultant, Engineering & Science
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Wellbeing in the Virtual Work Environment: Tips and Considerations

Consider the following tips for wellbeing in the virtual working environment:

Preparing for your work day: Get up, have your morning beverage or breakfast of choice, enjoy a morning routine of stretching, walking or yoga, or whatever you enjoy typically, …

By Ingrid Beute
Ingrid Beute Career Consultant, Engineering & Science
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Episode 6: Pitt in Hollywood

The 6th episode of The Pitt in Hollywood Podcast with Pitt Alumna Hayley Grgurich has been released!

Hayley is an up-and-coming Hollywood writer climbing the ladder as an writer’s assistant in Los Angeles. Hayley provides an amazing perspective of someone just …

By Career Center
Career Center
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“Getting Your Start in Marketing” by Emily Phelps, Marketing and Communications Coordinator at Shikun & Binui

“I advise an undergrad pursuing a career in Media, Communications, and the Creative Arts to use your ability to think outside the box in your job search! Many industries people do not typically consider creative fields and still need people …

By Emily Phelps
Emily Phelps Marketing and Communications Coordinator
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Multimedia, Communication & Creative Arts Week

The Career Center is here to support Multimedia, Communication, & Creative Arts students all year long, but we created events just for you from March 20-March 31.

Careers in Sports Panel and Networking Night
Wednesday, March 22; …

By Erin Wheeler
Erin Wheeler Career Consultant
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Multimedia, Communication & Creative Arts Resources

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Career Center Resources

Connect with Alumni

  • Pittsburgh
  • Chief Executive Officer/Chief Operation Officer 321 Blink
  • Houston
  • CEO The Dragonfly Consulting Group
  • Pittsburgh
  • President & Chief Executive Officer Trib Total Media and 535 Media, LLC
  • San Diego, CA
  • Innovation Engineer EDF Renewables North America
  • Pittsburgh, PA
  • Director of Finance & Operations Northgate School District
  • Willow Springs, NC
  • Senior Director Global Procurement Marken
  • Washington, DC
  • Student Research Specialist GW Institute of Public Policy
  • Pittsford, NY
  • Engineering Intern Bausch + Lomb
  • Los Angeles, CA
  • Staff Writer Film Cred
  • Pittsburgh, PA
  • Assistant Director of Philanthropy ACLU of Pennsylvania

Did you know?

Communication skills are one of the most highly valued competencies by employers nationwide, according to research from the National Association of Colleges and Employers. 95% of Class of 2021 grads in the fields of multimedia, communication and the creative arts were working or enrolled in graduate school within six months after graduation. Visit our Success After Pitt site to check out the details!

Career Center In-Person Services

  • Address: 200 William Pitt Union
  • Phone Number: 412-383-4473
  • Hours: Front Desk open Monday-Friday, 8:30 am- 5:00 pm
  • Consultant Drop-In Hours: Monday-Friday, 11:00 am- 3:00 pm
  • Internship Team Drop-In Hours: Monday-Thursday, 12:00 pm- 2:00 pm

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