Language and Culture

Career Guide

The field of language and culture works to expand traditional domestic organization models to accommodate an increasing global marketplace. Professionals convert information from one culture and language to another to increase access and efficiency.

Designing your major

Your major may be indirectly or directly related to your career choice, and it’s only one of many pieces to finding a good career fit. There are many majors that are related to language and culture, including:

Global Major Options

Interested in learning more about global languages, cultures, and places but don't know exactly what major is the best fit? Look through our Global Major Options guide to help you determine what major matches your interests.

Global Major Options

Learn about careers in the field

  • Anthropologist
  • Archeologist
  • Cartographer
  • Economist
  • English as a Second Language Instructor
  • Flight Attendant
  • Foreign Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary
  • Foreign Service Officer
  • Intelligence Analyst
  • Interpreter & Translator
  • Secondary School Teacher (Foreign Language)
  • Speech Language Pathologist
  • Foreign Service Officer/US Government Jobs
  • CIA Agent/US Government Jobs
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