Music and Theatre

Ed Childs
Career Specialist, LAS, Music and Theatre

“Know thyself! Making a career decision is actually a complex process and everyone has unique circumstances. Our role is to help you overcome decision making difficulties so you can find what gratifies you in life; being able to help you explore your interests, skills, values and personality as it relates to major/career decisions is a passion for me.”

To schedule an appointment with Ed, call (773) 325-7431. If you are just getting started, or are interested in a resume review, please visit a Peer Career Advisor. Weekly walk-in hours are available.



Music Academic Programs



Theatre Academic Programs


Life after DePaul

Check out the range of positions held by alumni from the School of Music and The Theatre School.

  • School of Music Alumni Success
    DePaul School of Music has produced more than 3,000 graduates who have gone on to successful careers in a number of different musical positions.
  • Theatre School Alumni Success
    After 80 years training generations of theatre artists, The Theatre School claims an extraordinary array of talented and experienced alumni who have made an incalculable impact on the American theatre.
  • Theatre School News
    monthly eNews letter

Useful Links and Resources

The DePaul Career Center uses a site called Delicious to organize links into categories. You can see all the links we think are useful here. Clink on the topics below to get links related to certain industries or focus areas