Graduate Success

Career options with an undergraduate degree include:

  • art consultant
  • art critic
  • cartoonist 
  • exhibition preparator
  • fundraiser
  • graphic artist
  • mural painter
  • illustrator
  • portrait photographer
  • museum educator
  • museum registrar
  • private school teacher
  • scenic artist
  • visual merchandiser

Career options with an advanced degree include:

  • archaeologist
  • architect
  • archivist
  • art therapist
  • book/magazine editor
  • conservator
  • art librarian
  • art lawyer
  • college professor
  • medical illustrator
  • museum curator
  • historical preservationist



Creativity is the #1 soft skill for career success (LinkedIn).


Projected employment growth of archivists, curators, and museum workers from 2018 to 2028.


Amount the arts and cultural sector contributed to the nation’s GDP in 2016.

Courtney Mengel

Curator of the Arts

Courtney Mengel ’19 entered LVC as an undeclared major, unsure of what she wanted to make of her future. She left as a double major in art & visual culture and English with the goal of becoming a museum curator or collections manager.

Lebanon Valley College graduate Laura Roberts

From Art Major to Business Owner

Laura Roberts ’07, the owner and founder of The Pink Phoenix, a sewing and alteration company, talks about the people who inspired her, the gift of education, and lessons learned at LVC.

Brittany Flood graduated with an art degree for LVC and is now working in art therapy.

Art Alumna Fosters Healing Through Expression

Lebanon Valley College graduate Brittany Flood ’13 is using the artistic abilities she developed at LVC to help others.