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Career Opportunities

Why should YOU study a foreign languages?  The reasons are endless!  Click HERE for a brochure.

Fields of Employment of Recent Graduates:

  • Teaching
  • Education Consulting
  • Law
  • Administration, Domestic and Foreign
  • Foreign Service
  • State Department
  • Peace Corps and AmeriCorps
  • Business (Management, Marketing, Banking)
  • Accounting with International Organizations
  • Library and Information Science
  • Medicine
  • Publishing
  • Social Work
  • Human Resources
  • Performance in the Arts
  • Translation

Books on Careers in Foreign Languages

Degalan, Julie and Stephen Lambert. Great Jobs for Foreign Language Majors.
H. Ned Seelye and J. Laurence Day. Careers for Foreign Language Aficionados.
Rivers, Wilga M. Opportunities in Foreign Language Careers.

Career Advisement

SUNY-Geneseo Department of Career Development
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