Students graduating from Catholic University with a degree in Art possess skills that are in demand in many career areas. The skills in imagination and creativity, attention to detail, interpretative skills, appreciation of aesthetics, and open-mindedness are strengths that can be applied in any field.

  • The faculty and staff in the Art Department will guide you toward internships, career-oriented research opportunities, and graduate school possibilities.
  • The Center for Academic and Career Success will help you create a customized action plan, consider career options, work with you to develop your résumé and cover letter, and assist you with the job-search process.
  • Our active alumni network will help you make the connections you will need to get your career off to a great start.
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    Art Therapy - Undergraduate Preparation

    Information about preparing for advanced study in art therapy. 

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    Art Conservation - Undergraduate Preparation

    Information to help undergraduate students prepare for graduate programs in art conservation.

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    Art Profession Facts

    Inspiring and encouraging quotes and facts about the value of art and artists to society, and some surprising facts about how society values artists in the form of higher-than-average salaries.

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    Academic and Career Success

    Our trained advisors are ready to help you get on track toward your career goals from the first day you set foot on campus. 

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