Alumni Pathways

Graduates of Arts & Humanities concentrations have gone on to work in diverse professional fields. Are you wondering what you can do with your study in the Arts & Humanities? Here are some examples of careers our graduates have found within...

Five Years

Department/Program Title Organization
History & Literature Consumer Product Strategy and Analytics Analyst LinkedIn
Philosophy Investigator Southern Center for Human Rights
Classics Officer US Army
History & Literature Comedy Writer The New Yorker
Classics/Computer Science Product Manager in Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence Google

Ten Years

Department/Program Title Organization
History & Literature Counsel Senate Select Committee on Intelligence
English Drama Teacher and Head of Class The Brearley School (NYC)
History of Art & Architecture Intergenerational Designer and Researcher MIT AgeLab
Art, Film and Visual Studies Resident Physician in Adult Psychiatry Cambridge Health Alliance/Harvard Medical School
East Asian Studies Head of Product Growth Dropbox
Germanic Languages & Literatures Management Consultant NASA
English Writer  
History & Literature Co-Founder Y2Y Harvard Square

And Beyond

Department/Program Title Organization
Music Novelist and Composer  
History of Art & Architecture Chief Curator Whitney Museum of American Art
East Asian Studies Writer and Translator Consulate General of Japan in Chicago
Classics Attorney Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz
Art, Film and Visual Studies Academy Award-winning filmmaker  
History & Literature Late Night Talk Show Host  
History of Art & Architecture/Romance Languages & Literatures Associate Curator, Modern and Contemporary Art Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
English Academy Award-winning actor  
Classics Landscape Designer and Public Television Host  
History & Literature Chairman Snap, Inc.