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The Art Career Project: Careers in Art

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General Career Exploration Tools | Added on March 29, 2017

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Are you interested in a career in the arts? Visit this website to explore careers in 14 arts-related fields:

  • Animation & Effects
  • Architecture
  • Culinary
  • Education
  • Fashion & Apparel
  • Film & Production
  • Gaming & Technology
  • Marketing
  • Media & Creative Writing
  • Music & Performing Arts
  • Photography
  • Product & Interior Design
  • Studio Arts
  • Visual Design

Keep in mind that this is an American website, so some of the information it contains (particularly about education and salaries) may not apply.

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Please note that the programs of study listed below were drawn from websites providing vocational and educational information in the province of Québec (including educational institutions). For more detailed information, please visit these websites directly.

Programs of study directly linked

Vocational training

  • Cabinet Making (5530)
  • Carpentry (5819)
  • Computer Graphics (5844)
  • Contemporary Cuisine (5659)
  • Contemporary Professional Pastry Making (5842)
  • Desktop Publishing (5721)
  • Furniture Finishing (5642)
  • Interior Decorating and Visual Display (5827)
  • Market-Fresh Cooking (5824)
  • Pastry Making (5797)
  • Printing (5813)
  • Professional Cooking (5811)


  • 3D Animation and Computer-Generated Imagery (574.B0)
  • Architectural Technology (221.A0)
  • Computer Science Technology (Video Game Programming) (420.A0)
  • Costume Design for Cinema and Television (571.A0)
  • Fashion Design (571.A0)
  • Fashion Marketing (571.C0)
  • Graphic and Web Design (412.A0)
  • Graphic Design (570.A0)
  • Illustration (574.A0)
  • Interior Design (570.E0)
  • New Media and Publication Design (412.A0)
  • Professional Music and Song Techniques (Composition and Arrangement) (551.A0)
  • Professional Music and Song Techniques (Performance) (551.A0)
  • Professional Photography (570.F0)
  • Professional Theatre (Production - Design) (561.A0)
  • Professional Theatre (Production - Technical Direction) (561.A0)


  • Acting for the Theatre
  • Architecture
  • Art Education/Visual Arts
  • Art History
  • Art History and Film Studies
  • Art History and Studio Art
  • Arts Administration
  • Arts Management
  • Ceramics
  • Computation Arts
  • Computer Applications
  • Computer Applications with Computation Arts
  • Computer Games
  • Contemporary Dance
  • Creative Writing
  • Design
  • Design for the Theatre
  • Electroacoustic Studies
  • English and Creative Writing
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Fibres and Material Practices
  • Film Animation
  • Film Production
  • Film Studies
  • Fine Arts
  • Intermedia
  • Journalism
  • Liberal Arts
  • Music
  • Music Composition
  • Music History
  • Music Performance
  • Painting and Drawing
  • Photography
  • Popular Music Studies
  • Print Media
  • Sculpture
  • Sculpture and Ceramics
  • Secondary Education and Drama
  • Secondary Education and Fine Arts
  • Studio Art
  • Theatre: Performance Creation
  • Therapeutic Recreation

Programs of study indirectly linked

Vocational training

  • Bread Making (5770)
  • Hairdressing (5745)
  • Sheet Metal Work (5733)
  • Welding and Fitting (5695)


  • Industrial Design (570.C0)
  • Office System Technology (Micropublishing and Hypermedia) (412.A0)
  • Professional Theatre (Acting) (561.C0)


  • Business / Business Studies
  • Business Administration
  • Communication and Cultural Studies
  • Cultural and Media Studies
  • Drama
  • English: Drama and Theatre
  • Film and Media Studies
  • Kindergarten and Elementary Education
  • Music Theory
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Secondary Education and Music

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