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Wayne State College
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Student Center, Rm. 103
1111 Main St.
Wayne, NE 68787

(402) 375-7321 -or- 375-7557
Fax: 402.375.7058
eMail: advising@wsc.edu

 

 

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.

 

BulletForeign Correspondent

BulletOverseas Plant Manager

BulletCultural Attaché

BulletForeign Diplomat

BulletTour Organizer

BulletTravel Agent

BulletInternational Consultant

BulletInterpreter/Guide

BulletCustoms/Immigration Officer

BulletInt'l Conference Planner

BulletTranslator

BulletCIA/FBI Agent

BulletLinguist

BulletForeign Service Specialist

BulletBilingual Officer/Clerk/Teller

BulletImporter/Exporter

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

BulletSubtitler

 

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

http://www.mla.org/

 

The International Society for Language Studies

http://www.isls-inc.org/

 

Linguistic Society of America

http://www.lsadc.org/

 

American Association for Applied Linguistics
http://www.aaal.org

 

The American Association of Language Specialists
http://www.taals.net

 

American Institute for Foreign Study
http://www.aifs.com

 

American Translators Association
http://www.atanet.org

 

Center for Applied Linguistics
http://www.cal.org

 

Institute of International Education
http://www.iie.org

 

National Association of Judiciary Interpreters and Translators
http://www.najit.org

 

The United Nations Information Center
http://www.un.org

 

 

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Ron Vick, MA, LPC
Counselor / Academic Advisor
Int'l Student Advisor

 

 

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