Success in creative fields requires more than raw talent. It also takes skills in communication, collaboration, entrepreneurship, and networking—that is, the skills you’re developing as an Oberlin student.

During the spring '20 semester, workshops for the Arts and Creative Professions career community will take place from 2:30 to 4:20 p.m. on the following Fridays: 2/7, 2/14, 2/21, 2/28, 3/6, and 3/13.

Possible Paths

From graphic design to film, you will apply your creative vision to myriad tasks and organizations, whether it is a nonprofit, a private company, or your own business. You might be surprised at the variety of opportunities and employers in this sector. Our internships will cover fields such as:

Arts and Design

  • Dance
  • Design
  • Music
  • Performing arts
  • Photography
  • Theater
  • Visual arts


  • Animation
  • Comic books and graphic novels
  • Communications
  • Film
  • Media and entertainment
  • Newspapers and magazines
  • Recording industry

Application Process

After you review the available communities and decide which one you would like to join, you must complete the application by January 9, 2020 at 11:59 p.m. If you are offered membership in the career community, you will need to accept or decline the offer by January 28, 2020 at noon.

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