Your major is just the beginning...
Your major helps you develop knowledge, skills and abilities that employers seek.
To identify additional skills and abilities you have developed through your coursework, activities and work, consider using the reflection worksheets (accessible via B.hired > Resources) and/or Type Focus (accessible via B.hired > Resources).
The Brandeis Internship Exchange is a convenient online tool to find and share internship opportunities.
Just log on with your UNET ID and use the advanced search to search internships by major.
The Creative Writing Program is structured to allow flexible participation in its activities by a diverse body of students whose interest or commitment may vary in nature or over time.
Recent majors have received fellowships at Cornell University, Syracuse University, and the University of Michigan, among others. Many graduates have been published across many fields. Several more are teaching creative writing at schools such as Tufts University, Rhode Island School of Design, The New School, and Bentley College.
The Hiatt Center is pleased to provide a list of organizations, titles and fields of alumni who majored in your discipline. The list represents a wide array of professions, which is indicative of the wealth of transferable skills students cultivate as a Creative Writing major at Brandeis.
|1998||New England Journal of Medicine||Editorial Assistant||Publishing and Journalism|
|1998||Coincidence Productions||Screenwriter & Producer||Media and Entertainment|
|2005||New York City Board of Education||Teacher||Education, PreK-12|
|2005||Dorchester Publishing Co., Inc.||Production Assistant||Publishing and Journalism|
|2005||Peace Corps||Peace Corps Volunteer||Non-Profit|
|2006||Miles and Generalist||Office Assistant||Real Estate|
|2006||Oxford University Press||Publicity Assistant||Publishing and Journalism|
|2007||Innovative Artists||Literary Agent Assistant||Media and Entertainment|
Your program of study at Brandeis University provides both field-specific knowledge and a broad range of transferable skills, abilities and knowledge that are sought after by all employers in all fields and enhance your experience and success and the world of work. To identify additional skills and abilities you have developed through coursework, activities and work, take TypeFocus.