School of Arts and Sciences | Modern Languages Possible Careers
Students in other areas of study are encouraged to enroll in language courses with the intention of increasing their career opportunities. Many employers consider the ability to speak a foreign language a definite asset. Basic courses emphasize the development of language skills and the practical use of the target language in everyday situations. Bilingual individuals are employed in virtually every type of business, industry, government and social service agency, health services, and educational institutions.