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MEIM Career Outcomes


Thanks to the connections they make and the highly relevant skills they acquire during the program, MEIM graduates are extremely competitive in a field known for being difficult to enter. On average, 80 percent of MEIM graduates find full-time employment in the screen-based media or music entertainment industries within five months of graduation.

An alumna poses by a Sony Music sign

Heinz College treats career development as seriously as academics. The MEIM program has a dedicated Career Services Director who works individually with each MEIM student from the time they enter the program.

We are committed to helping students prepare for the exciting, competitive environment of the entertainment industry, not only through the quality and structure of our curriculum, but through a constant focus on the personal career development tools graduates need to succeed in this fast-paced business.

The Growing MEIM Alumni Community

MEIM Alumni are among the program’s biggest boosters. Alumni provide leads to internship and job opportunities, and attend many of the regular program events including the Welcome Week that kicks off the second year in Los Angeles. Many are actively engaged as mentors and career coaches for current students. Alumni are regularly invited to share their insights and experiences with the current students, both in Los Angeles and on-campus in Pittsburgh.  

An alumnus poses in front of the Disneytoon Studios sign

Recent MEIM Employers

MEIM graduates are highly sought by companies across the industry, as well as other non-profit and private organizations.

Among the many employers of our graduates are:

  • Activision
  • AwesomenessTV
  • Big Brother (CBS Television)
  • Blizzard Entertainment
  • CBS Network
  • Chestnut Ridge Productions
  • Comedy Central
  • Community (Paramount Television)
  • Creative Artists Agency (CAA)
  • Dentsu Entertainment
  • Director's Guild of America
  • Disneytoon Studios
  • DreamWorks Animation
  • Electronic Arts
  • Epic Records
  • ESPN
  • Flower Films (Sony)
  • Fox Television
  • The Gersh Agency
  • House (Fox Television)
  • Hulu
  • Huayi Brother Media Corp.
  • IM Global
  • International Creative Management Partners (ICM Partners)
  • IPSOS OTX Media CT
  • Jerry Bruckheimer Productions
  • The Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
  • Legendary Entertainment
  • Machinima
  • MGM Studios
  • Millennium Entertainment
  • MTV Networks
  • NBCUniversal Home Entertainment
  • Nielsen
  • National Research Group (NRG)
  • Open Road Films
  • Oprah Winfrey Network (OWN)
  • Paradigm Agency
  • Paramount Pictures
  • PMK, BNC Publicity
  • Radio Mirchi
  • Raleigh Studios
  • Salient Media
  • Showtime Networks
  • Sierra/Affinity Distribution
  • The Simpsons (Fox Television)
  • Sony Interactive
  • Sony International Marketing Group
  • Sony Music Entertainment
  • SyFy Channel
  • Team Coco (Conan O’Brian)
  • Twentieth Century Fox
  • Twitter
  • United Talent Agency
  • Universal Pictures
  • Universal Television
  • Viacom Media Networks
  • Vin Di Bona Productions
  • Walt Disney Studios
  • Walt Disney Television
  • Warner Bros.
  • Warner Interactive
  • William Morris Endeavor
  • Yahoo! Music
  • Zynga Games