After Sweet Briar

What can you do with a degree in performing arts?

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The skills you learn in the performing arts — collaboration, teamwork, self-discipline, leadership and confidence — are in high demand across many different fields. As such, our graduates pursue a variety of paths, including:

  • Graduate study
  • Professional performance
  • Technical Theatre
  • Production Design
  • Teaching
  • Choreographing
  • Musical directing
  • Songwriting
  • Nonprofit management, particularly when combined with Sweet Briar’s Arts Management Certificate
  • Design
  • Stage management
  • Children’s theatre
  • Banking
  • Law