Internships

Internships can help you get your foot in the door of an industry and allow you to apply classroom learning to the real world. Temple can help you find the right hands-on opportunity.

Connect with your interests, meet employers and pursue meaningful internships through the Temple University Career Center.

Careers

Graduates pursue careers as a/an

  • archivist,
  • arts administrator,
  • broadcast engineer,
  • community arts worker,
  • journalist,
  • radio producer and
  • theater stage manager.

Career Services

Boyer College of Music and Dance provides small class sizes, intimate performance ensembles and a tight-knit academic community. Faculty members mentor students on an individual basis, helping them seek out internships and job opportunities.

You may also connect with the university’s Career Center for support during your job or internship search. Drop in for a short visit or schedule a 30-minute coaching session to discuss components of your professional profile, including your résumé and LinkedIn presence. Learn more about Temple’s Career Center.

Outcomes

Career opportunities and mid-career salaries for the Music History Major may include the following examples.

Career

Median Salary*

Art, Drama, & Music Teachers, Postsecondary

$66,930.00

Choreographers

$48,420.00

Music Directors

$50,590.00

Music Therapists

$47,680.00

Musical Instrument Repairers & Tuners

$36,530.00

Radio & Television Announcers

$32,450.00

Singers

-

Sound Engineering Technicians

$55,810.00

* Data obtained from the Occupational Information Network (O*NET) under sponsorship of the U.S. Department of Labor/Employment and Training Administration (USDOL/ETA).