Students with a liberal arts major can establish careers in a variety of fields that include public service, medicine, law, marketing and communications, and management. Liberal arts majors can also find lucrative careers working in business and finance, sales and real estate.
Career options for liberal arts majors may vary from administrative support professionals and executive secretaries to construction coordinators or project managers, human resource specialists and information technology experts. Liberal arts majors work in a variety of industries such as business and finance, healthcare, education, theater, and arts and communications.
Lucrative career options for liberal arts majors include work as an archaeologist, economist, psychologist and sociologist. Liberal arts majors can also opt for careers in writing, content and social media marketing, graphic design, art or performance, and social work. Some liberal arts majors choose to pursue careers working as a teacher, private tutor or academic curriculum analyst.