Art Careers and Outcomes
One year after their graduation from houghton
100% of art majors responding to a recent survey reported being employed or in graduate school.
Selected employment after one year.
Selected grad school enrollment after one year.
Steven Johnson '95
Professor of Visual and Communication Arts at Eastern Mennonite University
M.F.A., Computer Art, Savannah College of Art & Design
Hannah Jennings Murphy '13
Art Teacher, Ephesus Elementary School
M.S.T., Visual Arts Education, Rochester Institute of Technology
Erin Bennett Banks '00
Creative Director, Gibbes Museum of Art, Charleston, SC and Co-Owner, Banks Creative design & illustration studio
Nicole Mason '15
Freelance Photographer: wedding, brand and business photography
What can I do and where can I go with a major in art?
A Houghton degree in Art can open doors to a variety of careers! Alumni can be found working in a wide range of positions; Houghton graduates have also found they are well prepared for graduate school and have been accepted into a number of top art graduate programs.
Houghton College art alumni hold positions, including:
Art majors are well prepared for graduate studies.
The graduate schools our alumni have attended include:
For more information on career planning, visit the Houghton College Vocational Opportunities and Career Advising Center (VOCA).