Career Services at DePaul School of Music provides information and
resources for School of Music students and alumni on various music and
arts related career opportunities.
Rachael Smith, Coordinator of Career and Performance Services
Are you new to the School of Music? The First Year Student Career Prep Checklist and Graduate Student Career Prep Checklist
provide tips specifically with our new students in mind.
Below are the six components that make up Career Services at DePaul School of Music:
- Jobs Database Information on local jobs, competitions, music festivals, internships, and more.
- Gig Connection Student Application* Provides freelance performance opportunities throughout Chicago.
- Bridge Music Connection Provides 24-hour online access to thousands of opportunities in music and arts administration.
- Career Workshops* Current students, prospective students and alumni are invited to attend
free workshops featuring presentations and guest
speakers on a variety of music career topics. Enjoy raffle prizes, pizza and conversation following the
Career Documents Do you need help writing your résumé, cover letter, or bio? Starting to think about employment after graduation? No matter where you are in the process, Rachael is available to help. Set up your one-on-one appointment today!
Other Resources* A comprehensive list of online resources to help prepare for success in music and in life.
*Available to School of Music alumni.
What Rachael's Reading
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