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Career Center & Student Employment

Theatre

CSU, Chico Catalog Description

Some graduates with Theatre degrees have pursued one or more of the following occupations:

  • Actor
  • Admissions Counselor
  • Advertising/Marketing Specialist
  • Announcer
  • Arranger
  • Art Director
  • Booking Manager
  • Broadcaster
  • Camera Operator
  • Casting Director
  • Choreographer
  • Cinematographer
  • College Teacher
  • Convention Planner
  • Copywriter
  • Costumer
  • Critic
  • Dancer
  • Dance Studio Manager
  • Display Designer
  • Directors
  • Drama Coach
  • Grip (Theatrical)
  • Lighting Technician
  • Living History Specialist
  • Make-up Artist
  • Management Trainee
  • Media Director
  • Model
  • Movie Producer
  • Musician
  • Narrator
  • Playwright
  • Producer
  • Promotions Manager
  • Prompter
  • Prop Maker
  • Prop Manager
  • Publicist
  • Public Relations Representative
  • Recreation Facilities Manager
  • Sales Representative
  • Secondary School Teacher
  • Script Supervisor
  • Set Designer
  • Singer
  • Sound Engineer
  • Special Effects Specialist
  • Stage Manager
  • Stunt Person
  • Recreational Therapist
  • Talent Agent
  • Television Announcer
  • Theatre Manager
  • Tour Guide
  • Touring Production Manager
  • Video Technician
  • Video Editor
  • Writer/Editor

Important:

  • Typically co-curricular activities, work experience and/or internships are essential (in addition to earning a college degree) to be competitive in the job market upon graduation.
  • Some occupations may require advanced degrees and/or training (check with the Career Center regarding your target occupations).
  • Please visit the Career Center (SSC 270) early in your college experience to get ideas on how to build your resume.

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