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Career Outcomes

Career outcomes, job titles, and employers by concentration.

Graduate students concentrating in Media & Cinema have gone on to work in an array of production, corporate, academic and non-profit positions. Below you will find a sampling of our graduates' job titles and employers, as well as a number of PhD programs some have entered upon graduation from DePaul.

Alumni Employers Include

  • The Advocate
  • Lambda Legal
  • Big Ten Network
  • Langley Productions
  • CDM Media
  • Nielsen Media Research
  • Chicago State University
  • NPR/WBEZ
  • Cision US, Inc.
  • National Immigrant Justice Center
  • The Daily Dot
  • Rolling Stone
  • Digital Youth Network
  • Santa Monica College
  • Disney Interactive Media Group
  • Tribeca Flashpoint Media Arts Academy
  • Girlie Action Media and Marketing
  • Upward Bound

Alumni Career Titles Include

  • Associate Director of Communication
  • Interactive Producer
  • Blogger
  • Media Literacy Designer/Teacher
  • College/University Instructor
  • Media Researcher
  • Content Strategist
  • Multimedia Writer
  • Film Historian
  • Story Producer
  • Freelance Critic
  • Web Content Administrator
  • Freelance Writer

Sample of PhD Programs Attended by Alumni

  • American University
  • University of Illinois – Chicago
  • Ohio University
  • University of Louisville
  • Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
  • University of Missouri

For more information including help with jobs and internships, networking, career advice and more, please visit DePaul's Career Center.

A master's degree in Communication and Media with a concentration in Multicultural Communication can lead to a wide range of opportunities and possibilities for career options.

Industry Areas

  • Academia
  • Human Resources Management
  • Communication and Management Consulting
  • International and Intercultural Public Relations
  • Corporate Communication
  • Labor Relations
  • Corporate Education
  • Non-for-profit Organizations
  • Health Care Industry
  • Research and Development

Positions/Jobs

  • Communication Strategist
  • Ombudsman and Corporate Mediator
  • Community Relations
  • Personnel Manager
  • Customer Relations Manager
  • Project Manager
  • Diversity Manager/Consultant/Trainer
  • Public Administrator
  • Event Planner
  • Recruiter
  • Foreign Relations and Service Officer
  • Researcher
  • Fundraiser
  • Teacher
  • Instructional Designer
  • Training Specialist
  • Negotiator and Manager in Conflict and Labor Relations

For more information including help with jobs and internships, networking, career advice and more, please visit DePaul's Career Center.

A master's degree in Communication and Media with a concentration in Organizational Communication can lead to a wide range of opportunities and possibilities for career options.

Industry Areas

  • Academia
  • Human Resources Management
  • Communication and Management Consulting
  • International and Intercultural Public Relations
  • Corporate Communication
  • Labor Relations
  • Corporate Education
  • Non-for-profit Organizations
  • Health Care Industry
  • Research and Development

Positions/Jobs

  • Communication Strategist
  • Ombudsman and Corporate Mediator
  • Community Relations
  • Personnel Manager
  • Customer Relations Manager
  • Project Manager
  • Diversity Manager/Consultant/Trainer
  • Public Administrator
  • Event Planner
  • Recruiter
  • Foreign Relations and Service Officer
  • Researcher
  • Fundraiser
  • Teacher
  • Instructional Designer
  • Training Specialist
  • Negotiator and Manager in Conflict and Labor Relations

For more information including help with jobs and internships, networking, career advice and more, please visit DePaul's Career Center.

Career opportunities for relational communication practitioners include (but are not limited to):

  • Career Counselor
  • Health Care Counselor
  • Coaching
  • Human Resources Director
  • College Admissions Counselor
  • Negotiator
  • College Recruiter
  • Pharmaceutical Sales Representative
  • Consulting
  • Recruiter
  • Crisis Manager
  • Sales Representative
  • Employee Relations
  • Social Services Administrator
  • Healthcare Coordinator

For more information including help with jobs and internships, networking, career advice and more, please visit DePaul's Career Center.