Career Options

Art Direction and Design

Art directors and graphic designers work across a wide range of industries and media. Careers can be found within advertising and promotion agencies, design firms, non-profits, corporate “in-house agencies” within companies and organizations, film studios, retail outlets and more. Some positions may be focused on a particular type of art direction (sales promotion) or a particular industry (health care), while other positions involve working on a wide range of brands.

Some examples of beginning jobs in art direction and design include:

  • Junior art director
  • Junior graphic designer
  • Senior art director
  • Senior graphic designer
  • Art director
  • Graphic designer
  • Associate creative director
  • Group creative director
  • Creative director
  • Account executive
  • Brand manager