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Internships & Employment

Chatham University Bachelor of Arts in Arts Management


Internships allow students to acquire firsthand work experience related to their academic studies and career plans. The PACE Center at Chatham lists more than 350 internship opportunities. Arts Management Internship placements include: Carnegie Museum of Art, The Mattress Factory, The Andy Warhol Museum, Pittsburgh Center for the Arts, and Silkscreen Film Festival.

Current Employment Opportunities and Careers in Arts Management

The following lists a variety of career opportunities available to graduates with an Arts Management degree:

  • Arts consultants
  • Arts marketing strategist
  • Arts policy analysts, lobbyists and researchers
  • Art exhibition coordinators
  • Box office and ticketing managers
  • Budget directors in arts organizations
  • Community education directors
  • Personnel in arts and arts-related organizations
  • Entrepreneurs in visual technology
  • Fundraising and philanthropy directors
  • Grant writing for the Arts
  • Managers of animation and visual technology organizations
  • Managers of community and regional theaters
  • Managers of regional symphonies
  • Marketing and advertising personnel in arts organizations
  • Marketing information researchers
  • Media relations
  • Museum and gallery administration
  • Production management personnel
  • Special events coordinators
  • Volunteer coordinators
  • Web site designers, network managers, and artistic coordinators in IT