Troy’s cultural organizations have partnered together to help Troy HS students learn about real-life career opportunities. Explore careers in architecture, industrial design, retail, museums, performing arts, arts education, and arts venues. Learn how it is possible to work in the creative arts AND earn a living. Learn about jobs in:

  • Accounts Management
  • Arts Education
  • Box Office Management
  • CAD Software
  • Collections Management
  • Curatorial Work
  • Database Management
  • Event Management
  • Exhibition Design
  • Historic Research
  • Industrial Design and Equipment Handling
  • Marketing in the Arts
  • Performing Arts Management
  • Small Business Ownership

Creative Careers will meet one day a week after school and visit:

  • The Arts Center of the Capital Region
  • Burden Iron Works
  • Rensselaer County Historical Society
  • Tech Valley Cente of Gravity
  • TAP and Troy BIB
  • Troy Savings Bank Music Hall

Paid summer internships available!


See Ms. Bristol in guidance or Ms. Gorman in room 111 for information on how to sign-up!

Creative Careers is a project of the Troy Cultural Alliance, in partnership with the Rensselaer County Chamber of Commerce, and supported by the Troy Savings Bank Charitable Foundation.