Industry professionals visit ArtCenter throughout the year to recruit students for internships and employment opportunities.

Each term, graduating students are given the opportunity to network with design professionals from top companies and studios looking to identify talent for current or potential job openings. Participating students receive feedback and critique on their work and are introduced to valuable industry contacts.

The following organizations have participated in one of ArtCenter's recent recruitment activities.


According to our most recent Graduate Employment Survey**, companies noted with an * are among those that hired our 2015 graduates.

  • 180LA
  • 3DEXCITE
  • 5+ Design
  • 72andSunny
  • Added Value 
  • Adidas*
  • ADP 
  • AKQA
  • Amgen
  • Apple
  • Artefact*
  • ASICS America
  • Aspect Ratio
  • Astek
  • Astro Studios
  • Atlantic, Inc.
  • Audi AG
  • BCG Digital Ventures*
  • Beats By Dre. - Apple Inc.
  • The Black Tux
  • BMW Group DesignworksUSA
  • BOND
  • The Bouqs Company
  • Bradshaw International, Inc.
  • BRC Imagination Arts
  • Bruce Mau Design
  • Buster Design
  • California State Parks*
  • CallisonRTKL
  • Caltech
  • CBS Marketing and Advertising
  • CHK America
  • Collective Health
  • Colourmovie
  • Columbia Records/SONY Music
  • Conscious Minds
  • Continuum
  • David&Goliath
  • Davis Elen Advertising
  • Deutsch LA
  • DICE Los Angeles
  • Disney ABC Digital
  • Disney Consumer Products
  • Disney Global Marketing
  • Disney Interactive Media
  • Disney/ABC Television Group*
  • Dollar Shave Club
  • DreamWorks Animation
  • DreamWorks SKG*
  • DreamWorks TV
  • Droga5
  • dynamic dynosaur
  • Eevolver*
  • elastic*
  • Embraer Executive Jets
  • Enso Collaborative*
  • Epocrates/AthenaHealth
  • Esri, Inc.
  • Facebook*
  • Faraday Future
  • Ferrari
  • Ferroconcrete*
  • Fiat Chrysler Automobiles*
  • Fitbit*
  • Fjord
  • Ford Motor Company*
  • frog design
  • Fujitsu Ten Corp of America
  • fuseproject
  • The Garage: Team Mazda
  • General Motors Advanced Desgin
  • General Motors Design Center
  • Gensler*
  • GOLIN
  • Google, Inc.
  • Google’s Creative Lab
  • Grand Jeté
  • Guess? Inc.
  • GuideSpark
  • Gulfstream Aerospace
  • Hasbro, Inc.
  • The Hettema Group
  • Hewlett-Packard*
  • Honda R&D Americas, Inc.
  • Hook Studios
  • HTC
  • Huge
  • Hulu*
  • HYFN
  • Hyundai Design North America
  • I.am+*
  • IBM 
  • IBM Design*
  • IDEO
  • IDEO.org
  • IDL Worldwide
  • Imaginary Forces
  • innocean
  • Insomniac Games*
  • Intel Corporation*
  • The Jim Henson Company
  • The Judson Studios
  • Kelton Global
  • La Luz de Jesus Gallery
  • Lanard Toys, Inc.
  • Landor Associates
  • Laundry Design
  • Local Projects
  • Locus New Media, LLC
  • Logan Media, Inc.
  • Los Angeles Times
  • Los York
  • loyalkaspar
  • LPA, Inc.
  • Masimo
  • Mazda Design Americas
  • Mazda North American Operations
  • Meyers Research
  • Microsoft*
  • Microsoft Research
  • The Mighty Networks, Inc.
  • Modus Operandi
  • Moment Factory
  • Moving Pictures Company
  • Mullen Lowe*
  • NASA/Jet Propulsion Laboratory
  • Nestlé S.A.
  • New Wave Entertainment
  • Nickelodeon
  • Nike, Inc.*
  • Nissan Design America
  • Nissan Motor Co. Ltd.
  • Oakley Inc.*
  • OddBot Animation Studios
  • Omaze
  • OWN - The Oprah Winfrey Network
  • Pepsico Design Center*
  • PHENOMENON
  • Pixar Animation Studios
  • Poketo
  • Polaris
  • POSSIBLE
  • Postmates*
  • Quiksilver
  • R/GA
  • Radley Studios
  • Random House
  • Red Bull
  • Reebok
  • The Richards Group
  • Rivian Automotive*
  • Rosetta
  • RPA
  • RSM Design
  • Saatchi & Saatchi LA
  • Samsung
  • Samsung Research America
  • Signature Creative
  • Skechers USA
  • Skyrocket Toys
  • Snapchat*
  • Sonos
  • Sony
  • Sony Computer Entertainment
  • Sony Imageworks
  • Sony Pictures Animation
  • SpaceX
  • Specialized Bicycle Components
  • Subaru Research and Development
  • SY/Partners*
  • Tandem Capital
  • Teague
  • Telenav
  • Tesla Motors*
  • Thinkwell Group
  • Tipsy Bartender
  • Titmouse
  • Tool Inc.
  • Trailer Park, Inc. 
  • Troika
  • Universal Kids Productions
  • Vans*
  • Vita Motus Design Studio
  • Volkswagen AG
  • Volkswagen Audi - Design Center California*
  • Volvo Cars of North America
  • Walt Disney Animation Studios
  • The Walt Disney Company
  • Walt Disney Imagineering
  • Warner Bros.
  • Weber Shandwick
  • WET*
  • Wicked + The Agency
  • Wieden+Kennedy
  • will.i.am – The Future
  • Ziba Design

Our most recent Graduate Employment Survey** also indicates the wide array of jobs held by our 2015 graduates. In addition to starting their own businesses or freelance practice, job titles include:

  • 3D Experience Designer
  • Agency Producer
  • Architectural Designer
  • Art Director
  • Assistant Curator
  • Associate Industrial Designer
  • Background Painter
  • Brand Strategist
  • Color Stylist
  • Communications Designer
  • Concept Designer
  • Copywriter
  • Design Director
  • Design Researcher
  • Digital Imaging Artist
  • Editorial Photographer
  • Environmental Graphic Designer
  • Executive Director
  • Exterior Designer
  • Fashion Designer
  • Footwear Designer
  • Graphic Artist
  • Graphic Designer
  • Industrial Designer
  • Innovation Designer
  • Interior Designer
  • Junior Art Director
  • Junior Graphic Designer
  • Marketing Coordinator
  • Media Producer
  • Motion Graphic Designer
  • Package Designer
  • Photo Editor
  • Production Assistant
  • Prop Artist
  • Research Engineer
  • Storyboard Artist
  • Strategic Designer
  • Textile Designer
  • User Experience (UX) Designer
  • Vehicle and Mobility Systems Designer
  • Videographer
  • Virtual Reality Specialist
  • Visual Designer
  • Visual Development Artist
  • Wearables Designer
  • Website Content Editor

**Data for Place of Employment and Job Title sourced from the Annual Graduate Employment Survey distributed to 1-Year Out graduates from the classes of Spring, Summer and Fall 2015 (bachelors recipient response rate 53.71% and masters recipient response rate 60%). Based on responses of graduates indicating a primary status of “Working full-time” or “Working part-time” one year post-graduation who provided a Position Title and Employer Name for Employment-Single Positions and Employment- Multiple Positions. For Job Placement Rates please visit ArtCenter at a Glance.