Film Studies

Careers

Job/Career Titles

  • Actor/Actress
  • Art Director
  • Audiovisual Pro
  • Broadcast Technician
  • Camera Operator
  • Cartoonist
  • Casting Director
  • Commercial Designer
  • Director
  • Film Editor
  • Graphic Designer
  • Illustrator
  • Journalist
  • Lighting Technician
  • Marketing/Advertising
  • Photographer
  • Photojournalist
  • Producer
  • Production Management
  • Public Relations
  • Radio & TV Announcer
  • Sales
  • Screen Writer
  • Script Editor
  • Set Designer
  • Sound Engineer
  • Stage/Set Management
  • Talent Agent
  • Technical Director
  • Video Engineer

*Advanced education preferred

Employers

General Industry

  • Advertising & PR Agencies
  • Business and Corporations
  • Colleges and Universities
  • Communication Agencies
  • Film, Television, Radio Studios
  • Magazine and Newspapers
  • Nightclubs/Concert Venues
  • Performing Arts Centers
  • Talent Agencies
  • Theaters

Minnesota Employers

  • AMC Entertainment
  • Art Institutes
  • Arvig Communications
  • Ashdown
  • DreamWorld Studios
  • Fox Sports North
  • Hinckley Newspaper
  • Insight Global
  • KSTP TV
  • Life Touch Studios
  • MN State Institutions
  • Quarterton Productions
  • Self Employed
  • Target
  • University of MN

Salary and Outlook

Starting Salary Range:
$18,000-$61,000

*Subject to vary by career, company, location, and experience

Occupational Outlook Handbook

Skills and Traits

  • Artistic/Creative
  • Attention to detail
  • Communication skills
  • Critical thinking
  • Decision making
  • Enjoy new ideas
  • Good at seeing patterns
  • Independent thinking
  • Investigative
  • Motivated
  • Public speaking
  • Sense of aesthetics
  • Technical skills
  • Time management