Careers & Co-ops

DHSS graduates are prepared for a variety of careers, spanning cultural heritage, libraries and archives, marketing and communications, entertainment, and technology.

Job Titles
Digital Project Management Digital Communication Director
Digital Content & Social Media Manager Digital Art Director
Interactive Project Manager Manager of Public Programs
Editor, Web and Emerging Media Social Media Community Manager
Digital Marketing Specialist Digital Asset Manager

Necessary Qualifications, taken from recent job listings: 

  • Bachelors Degree in the Humanities, Social, Sciences, or Liberal Arts.
  • Broad knowledge of current affairs, history, literature, and the arts.
  • Ability to communicate in writing and orally with individuals and groups, and all levels of personnel.
  • Ability to use technologies to find, evaluate, create, and communicate information,  requiring both cognitive and technical skills.
  • Skill in use of digital formats for text and images and database management, and skill with HTML5, Drupal. 
  • Ability to develop educational web sites for diverse audiences, including those with disabilities.
  • A familiarity with graphic design requirements for print and digital products.
  • General multimedia content generation and editing experience.  
  • Experience in engaging online communities and finding niche markets for targeted social media outreach.  

Job titles collected from:

Here are just a few examples of employers from recent job listings:

Employers Posting Ads for Digital Humanities Employment


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