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What Can I Do With a Major in World Language?
There are many employment opportunities for foreign language graduates. Below we have compiled some links, local jobs and resources. Please check out the PSU Career Center's page, What Can I Do With a Major in World Language?.

Interested in working internationally? Check out the Career Center's new resource, Working Outside the US.


Links & Resources

Why Study Russian?
This article has interviews with former students from a variety of walks of life, all of whom studied Russian in college (various institutions) and went on to interesting careers using their Russian.
http://www.russian-life.com/pdf/studyruss.pdf

Translation as a Career Option for Foreign Language Majors
An article from the MLA (Modern Language Association).
http://www.mla.org/adfl/bulletin/V07N4/074025.htm

8 Career Preparation Tips for Foreign Language Majors
Prep tips for Foreign Language majors from Vistawide.
http://www.vistawide.com/careers/language_career_prep.htm

Occupational Employment and Wages for Foreign Language and Literature Teachers
http://www.bls.gov/oes/current/oes251124.htm

What Can I Do With a Major in Foreign Languages handout
http://www.unca.edu/career/ForeignLang.pdf

Learning a Foreign Language
An article on Ezine that lists job options for foreign language majors.
http://ezinearticles.com/?Learning-a-Foreign-Language&id=19275

Foreign Languages
A look at the career options offered through the knowledge of a foreign language.
http://www.buzzle.com/editorials/3-7-2005-66771.asp

Jobs by Field: Foreign Languages
Skidmore College Career Services Page with links and resources
http://www.skidmore.edu/administration/career/majors/foreignLanguage.html
http://www.skidmore.edu/administration/career/majors/foreign.pdf