Crafting a Life in the Arts Resources

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In an effort to reduce paper waste, we are providing you with online resources instead of printed materials to help you with your career exploration.

Explore Your Career Options

What Can I do with This Major?
Learn about the typical career areas and the types of employers that hire people with your major, as well as strategies to make you a more marketable candidate. Note: this is an independent website, so the majors listed may not match up exactly with MHC majors.

What Can I Do With a MHC Major?
This page includes a sampling of the diverse jobs and internships chosen by MHC students and alumnae, potential position titles, and relevant career resources. All by MHC major.

Explore Internship Opportunities

MHC Lynk Internships and Research
Mount Holyoke College provides many funded internship and research opportunities reserved for MHC students. These selective, high-quality positions are pre-arranged by various MHC Centers and Departments.

Internship Search Resources
These resources are a great place to begin your search for a relevant, quality internship experience outside of MHC.

Connect with Alumnae

Alumnae Association Career Network
The Career Network allows alumnae and students to find one another and stay connected—through all transitions of life. Members of the Career Network can offer and seek career advice from alumnae and current students.

Additional MHC Resources

Online Resources for Arts Careers
A comprehensive list of online resources for Architectural Studies, Art History, Art Studio, Creative Writing, Dance, Film Studies, Music and Theatre Arts majors.

Professional Development Guides
These downloadable guides will help you prepare for your internship and job application. Learn about crafting your resume and cover letter, important interview tips, and more.