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Foreign Language

Majoring in a foreign language enables you to examine the framework of another culture firsthand. Foreign language study can lead to careers in the State Department, Defense Department, U.S. Information Agency, CIA, National Security Agency, and many other government agencies. Please note that some careers below will require further education.

Related Career Titles:

Anthropologist
Commodities Sales Agent
Detective
Import/Export Buyer
Professor
Reporter
School Teacher
Social Service Assistant
Translators and Interpreters
Travel Agent
Writer

Related Foreign Language Links:

American Association for Applied Linguistics
American Institute for Foreign Study
American Translators Association
Center for Applied Linguistics
Institute of International Education
Modern Language Association
National Association of Judiciary Interpreters and Translators
The American Association of Language Specialists
The Linguist List
The United Nations Information Center

Where else can I find information?

USF Foreign Language Department
Occupational Outlook Handbook
O*Net Online