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Career Plannng: "What Can I Do With A Major In...?"


What Can I Do With a Major In Modern Languages?


BulletStudents with a degree in Modern Languages could pursue a variety of career opportunities. Any career reflective of their skills, interests, values, personal style, etc., could be attainable with good self-marketing skills. Some career opportunities will require advanced study.


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BulletOverseas Plant Manager

BulletCultural Attaché

BulletForeign Diplomat

BulletTour Organizer

BulletTravel Agent

BulletInternational Consultant


BulletCustoms/Immigration Officer

BulletInt'l Conference Planner


BulletCIA/FBI Agent


BulletForeign Service Specialist

BulletBilingual Officer/Clerk/Teller


BulletForeign Film Dubber

BulletFlight Attendant

BulletCourt Interpreter

BulletRestaurant Manager

BulletCivil Service Employee

BulletBilingual Educator

BulletForeign Exchange Trader

BulletIntelligence Specialist/Researcher

BulletNational Security Agent

BulletOverseas Personnel Manager

BulletCultural Officer

BulletPeace Corps/VISTA Worker

BulletTESO/ESL Teacher

BulletForeign Student Adviser

BulletCourt interpreter

BulletMigration and Refugees Services

BulletWeb site translator



To learn more about these careers, visit the Occupational Outlook Handbook (OOH). The OOH can show you training and education needed, earnings, expected job prospects, what workers do on the job, working conditions, and more...


Related modern language links:

The Modern Language Association


The International Society for Language Studies


Linguistic Society of America


American Association for Applied Linguistics


The American Association of Language Specialists


American Institute for Foreign Study


American Translators Association


Center for Applied Linguistics


Institute of International Education


National Association of Judiciary Interpreters and Translators


The United Nations Information Center



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Ron Vick, MA, LPC
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