The MAIS degree at OSU has led our graduates to a wide array of rewarding careers. A sampling of these include:

  • Academic Counselor/Peer Mentor Coordinator, Student Support Services, OSU
  • Account Executive at SF Weekly/Voice Media Group
  • Account Manager, United Air Lines - Thailand
  • Admission Counselor at Willamette University
  • Archaeologist NRCS/USDA Red Bluff Area Office, CA
  • Archaeologist, USFS, Chattahoochee-Oconee NF
  • Artistic Director, Bella Voce Director, Willamette Girlchoir       
  • Broker, Keller-Williams Realtor, Corvallis
  • Chief of Staff for OR Legislator from Albany, Betsy Close
  • Choir Director of Cascade High School in Turner, Oregon
  • Choral Director, Lakeridge High School, Lake Oswego, OR
  • Communication Specialist and Marketing Manager
  • Consulting 
  • Cultural Protection Coordinator and Tribal Historic Preservation Officer, Grand Ronde Tribe
  • Dual Enrollment & Communication Coordinator, Oregon Tech
  • English Dept. Chair, McNary High School, Keizer, OR
  • Faculty, New Media Communications, OSU
  • Faculty, SW Oregon Community College
  • Foreign Service Staff Officer, US Department of State, Philippines
  • Founder and artistic director of Cantus Youth Choirs, a nonprofit community choir program
  • GIS Archaeologist, Oregon Parks & Recreation Department Heritage Programs
  • Goddard School of Science and Technology, Massachusetts
  • Government Affairs Specialist, Oregon Association of Realtors
  • Historic Preservation Specialist, FEMA
  • Instructor at Highline Community College, Greater Seattle area
  • Instructor in OSU Speech Communication program
  • Instructor of Spanish, Foreign Languages & Lit. program, OSU School of Lang., Culture & Society
  • Instructor, Music Education program, OSU
  • Interpretive Supervisor, National Park Service, Denali National Park, Alaska
  • Investment Advisor Representative, Waddell-Reed, Inc.
  • K - 12 Choir Instructor Sargent Central Public School District, ND           
  • Marketing Services Coordinator, NORPAC Foods, Inc.
  • Music Department, University of North Dakota
  • Pacific Northwest College of Art, Master of Fine Arts, Collaborative Design
  • Partner in law firm, Portland
  • PhD candidate Flinders University Adelaide, Australia
  • PhD student in Cognitive Psychology at University of Oregon
  • PhD student in Developmental/Cognitive Psychology at University of Connecticut
  • PhD student, Anthropology, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee
  • PhD student, University of North Carolina 
  • Policy analyst at the Open Society Foundations focusing on criminal, civil, and racial justice
  • Product Line Manager-Technical Outerwear & Equipment at GoLite
  • Program Coordinator, Oregon University System International Programs in Spain
  • Recruitment and Public Relations Officer, Western University of Health Sciences
  • Senior Associate Director, Corporate Initiatives at Alzheimer's Association
  • Senior Statistical Programmer at PharmaNet/i3
  • Site Manager, NW Indian College, Tulalip, WA
  • Software Development Engineer in Test, CyberSource Corporation
  • Supervisory Archaeologist & Director of Environmental Program, Yurok Tribe Environmental Program Works at Basel Action Network, Seattle WA
  • Teacher  in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
  • Teacher (Band), Ashland School District
  • Teacher (Band), Oregon City HS                
  • Teacher (Choir), Newburg High School, Yellow School
  • Teacher (Music) in Prineville, OR             
  • Teacher (Music),  Echo Shaw, Forest Grove School District, Forest Grove, OR
  • Teacher (Music), Bend-LaPine School District
  • Teacher (Music), Centennial HS, Gresham OR
  • Teacher (Music), Joseph Charter School, Joseph, OR
  • Teacher (Music), Philomath Middle School, Philomath, OR         
  • Teacher (Music), Riverside Elementary, Grants Pass, OR
  • Teacher (Vocal music), Liberty Elementary School, Salem OR    
  • Teacher at Franklin School in Corvallis, OR
  • Teacher at Sweet Home High School, Sweet Home, OR
  • Teacher, (Elementary music), Salem-Keiser school district
  • Teacher, (Music), Corvallis Waldorf School
  • Teacher, Albany Public Schools, Albany, OR