Art and Archaeology

Please visit the Department of Art and Archaeology for more information about this major/concentration at Princeton University.

Post-Graduation Plans of Recent Art & Archaeology Majors

Full-Time Employment

  • Regional Account Executive - Carat, Singapore
  • Marketing Assistant - Vogue Magazine, New York, NY
  • Account Associate - JWT Advertising Agency, New York, NY
  • Associate Analyst - Sullivan, New York, NY
  • Administrator - Christie's Auction House, New York, NY
  • Site Coordinator - Reading Partners, Los Angeles, CA
  • Literary Agent - Janklow & Nesbit, New York, NY
  • Junior Specialist - The Mind Institute, University of California Davis, Sacramento, CA
  • Analyst - Barclays Capital, New York, NY
  • Junior Architect - Platt Byard Dovell White, New York, NY

1-2 Year Post Grad Options

  • Fellow (Princeton in Asia) - World Conservation Union, Vientiane, Laos
  • Development Assistant (Princeton Project 55) - Housing Development Fund, Stamford, CT
  • Teacher - Teach For America, Newark, NJ

Graduate and Professional School 

  • J.D. - Columbia University, New York, NY
  • M.A., Art History - University of Texas, Austin, TX
  • M.A., Religion - Yale University Divinity School, New Haven, CT
  • M.St. (Master of Studies), History of Art & Visual Culture - Oxford University, Oxford, U.K.
  • M.A., Archaeology - University College, London, UK

Internships of Recent Art & Archaeology Majors

  • Architecture Intern - Engine Shop, New York, NY
  • Summer Consultant - Oliver Wyman, New York, NY
  • Curriculum Development Intern - DK Education, Beijing, China
  • Education Intern - Fine Arts Museum of San Francisco, San Francisco, CA
  • Cultural Programming Intern - No Longer Empty, New York, NY
  • Stagiaire - Musee d'Orsay, Paris, France
  • Curatorial Intern - East Asian Department of Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, PA
  • Marketing Intern - Quidsi Inc., Jersey City, NJ
  • Curatorial Intern - The Smithsonian Institution - National Museum of African Art
  • Research Intern - Bottlenose Dolphin Research Institute, Italy
  • Intern - Marianne Boesky Gallery, New York, NY
  • Curatorial Intern - Princeton University Art Museum, Princeton, NJ
  • Summer Consultant - Booz and Company
  • Summer Intern - Christie's, New York, NY
  • Researcher - La Clinica Familiar "Luis Angel Garcia", Guatemala City, Guatemala
  • Assistant - Stiefler Law Group PC, Rancho Santa Fe, CA
  • Intern, Education & Tours - The Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum, New York, NY

Resources and Information Online

Professional Associations

A professional association is an organization of people who have similar career interests. These membership-based organizations often offer a reduced rate for students that allow access to the many resources they provide. Often professional association websites offer job/internship databases as well as opportunities to find mentors or other contacts.