Generally speaking, film and cinema graduates have ended up working in a variety of film and cinema jobs in the entertainment, broadcast media, and marketing and advertising industries which accounts for many of the students who graduate with this major. Close to a tenth of post grads start working as either production assistants, photographers, or executive assistants, while others work as retail sales associates and administrative assistants. Film and cinema majors are also well versed in skills such as film production, film, final cut, and photography.
The data to the right shines a light on several companies where film and cinema graduates have ended up after finishing school. These companies have historically been some of the most common employers for film and cinema majors.
Let’s zoom in and take a look at some of the most popular cities that graduates have found themselves living in after completing college.
Although there are many cities where film and cinema jobs are readily available, Los Angeles, California has been one of the most popular, followed by New York in New York and Chicago in Illinois. In fact, a significant amount of film and cinema majors have preferred to stay in these massive urban hubs instead of Atlanta, Georgia and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.