Career Services


Career Services at the Corcoran College of Art + Design provides students and alumni with the tools required to maneuver through the professional world. Professional development opportunities are offered to students at all educational levels and remain available to Corcoran Alumni once they graduate.

Career Services offers a variety of services, programs, and resources to help Corcoran students and Alumni further their goals in their chosen career paths, including:

CAREER COUNSELING
Individual appointments with the Career Services Specialist give you specialized attention to help you achieve your career goals. To schedule an appointment, send an e-mail to careerservices@corcoran.org

JOBS & INTERNSHIPS
Jos and internships offer students the opportunity to gain real-life experience in their field of choice. Contact Career Services for assistance as you plan out your work experience.

We also offer a password-protected Online Job + Internships database

WORKSHOPS & PROGRAMS
We offer presentations, workshops, and special programs on many professional development topics, including Resume/CV and cover letter writing, interviewing, networking and much more.

GRANT, COMPETITION, & RESIDENCY INFORMATION
Career Services can introduce you to the grant-seeking process, identify resources for your individual goals, and assist you with your application.

GRADUATE SCHOOL ADVISING
We can introduce you to the graduate school search process and review your application materials/portfolio.

RESOURCE LIBRARY
Our 200-book library offers information on all aspects of career development for artists, designers, and creative professionals in a range of fields.

STUDENT RESOURCES (click link to download)

Internship Guidelines

Undergraduate Internship Contract

Career Document Library

Free Resume and Cover letter builder . Sign-in or sign up with Corcoran e-mail address.

Career-Related Bookmarks via Delicious
The Art Career Project

Career Bliss

Art Job (To login, enter “corcoranjobs” as username and password)

D.C. BASED ARTS ORGANIZATIONS