"What Can I Do With a Major in...Modern Languages?"
Why Major in Modern Languages?
Bachelor of Arts Degree
Bachelor of Science in Education Degree
The graduate with a Bachelor of Arts in Modern Languages will use the knowledge and skills in the program to:
- Use the target language orally and in writing in a variety of informal and formal situations.
- Comprehend a variety of authentic materials in the target language for personal and/or professional use Demonstrate knowledge of linguistic elements, pronunciation and intonation, grammar, forms of discourse, and vocabulary to satisfy a variety of everyday tasks.
- Engage in socially appropriate forms of communication.
- Demonstrate an understanding of the target cultures in their geographical and historical contexts, including perspectives, practices and products.
- Additionally, students pursuing the Education Concentration within the Professional Application Area will use the knowledge and skills gained in the program to: Teach essential elements of the target language at elementary and/or secondary school levels.
Related Career Titles
|Academic Exchange Specialist||International Consultant|
|Border Patrol Agent||International Hotel Administrator|
|Coordinator of International Students||International Marketing Director|
|Customer Service Manager||International Radio Broadcaster|
|Diplomat||International Trade Specialist|
|Economic Developer (Peace Corps)||International Visitor Exchange Specialist|
|Financial Planner||Passport Examiner|
|Foreign Affairs Specialist||Pharmaceutical Representative|
|Foreign Student Advisor||Professor/Educator|
|Immigration Inspector||Special Agent|
|Import/Export Coordinator||Tour Director|
|International Account Manager||Translator|
|International Banking Officer||Travel Agent|
|International Conference Planner||Writer/Editor|
Related Job Listings/Job Search Website
|Spanish, Bilingual Jobs|
|Two Lingos Jobs|
Four-Year Academic Plan
Modern Languages: Option 1:Language and Culture
Modern Languages: Option 2: Professional Applications, Marketing Concentration
Modern Languages: Option 2: Professional Applications, Criminal Justice Concentration
Modern Languages: Option 2: Professional Applications, Hospitality Management Concentration
Modern Languages: Option 2: Professional Applications, Public Relations Concentration
Modern Languages: Option 2: Professional Applications, Education Concentration
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