Careers

Students who are proficient communicators in more than one language are prepared to enter a number of different professions. Some careers of interest for modern languages and literatures majors include:

  • Bilingual administrator
  • Court interpreter
  • Diplomat
  • FBI/CIA agent
  • Flight attendant
  • Foreign language/ESL teacher
  • Foreign news correspondent
  • Foreign service officer
  • Foreign student advisor
  • Hotel employee
  • International banker
  • International trade specialist
  • Interpreter/translator
  • Journalist
  • Lexicographer
  • Linguist
  • Peace Corps/VISTA worker
  • Radio/TV announcer
  • Speech pathologist
  • Tour organizer/guide
  • Travel agent