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! 

Multimedia Designer | The Art Career Project

By TACP Staff on July 17, 2021

In one way or another, multimedia design permeates every industry on the planet. Incorporating a multitude of career paths and artistic fields, becoming a professional designer has never been more diversified or exciting. …

By Carol Balk
Carol Balk Career Consultant
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EPISODE 2: Pitt in Hollywood Podcast

By Benjamin Asciutto
Hi everyone, welcome to Pitt in Hollywood! My name is Ben Asciutto, I am a Film & Business student at the University of Pittsburgh. Throughout my years in college, I have been fascinated about what my career …
By Benjamin Ascuitto
Benjamin Ascuitto
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8 Jobs in Communications | Skill Success Blog

By Carol Balk
Carol Balk Career Consultant
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Meet Pitt’s Tech Ambassadors

Have you heard of the Skills Gap?  According to, a skills gap, is the difference between an employee’s skills and the skills a company requires for a specific role.  When an organization lists required skills on a job description, …

By Alyson Kavalukas
Alyson Kavalukas Interim Assistant Director
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A Day in the Life: Project Manager for Interior Design Firm

By: Vault Careers

Published: Jan 01, 2021

9:00 AM: Arrive at office. Review messages from clients and vendors. Check schedule for meetings and top priorities. Sort through paperwork and yesterday’s mail.

10:00 AM: Contact vendors regarding status of outstanding orders. …

By Carol Balk
Carol Balk Career Consultant
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Multimedia, Communication & Creative Arts Resources

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  • 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
  • Lewes, DE
  • Program Management. Information Technology. W. L. Gore & Associates

Runyu Bi

  • New York, NY
  • Data Scientist Warner Bros. Discovery
  • Gainesville, GA
  • Project Management Consultant Verizon
  • Wilmington, NC
  • Account Executive Untappd, Inc

Shan Wu

  • Pittsburgh, PA
  • Biostatistician UPMC
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  • Graduate Teaching Assistant University of Pittsburgh Swanson School of Engineering
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Career Center Resources

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!

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