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Career Outcomes

Media and Cinema Studies graduate students 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
  • 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​. ​