Career Opportunities

A major in Spanish helps you prepare for a wide variety of careers – in fact, it can help you in almost any career you choose!

Possible Careers for Spanish Majors or Minors:

Education

  • Foreign language teaching
  • Bilingual education
  • Graduate study in such fields as library science, literature, philology, and comparative literature

Culture, Tourism & Service

  • Cultural Events Coordinator
  • Missionary
  • Translator/Interpreter/Guide
  • Travel Agent

Government

  • Court Interpreter
  • National Security Agent
  • Government Education
  • Immigration Officer
  • Foreign Service Officer
  • UNESCO Official
  • Translator/Interpreter
  • FBI Agent
  • Foreign Diplomat

International Marketplace

  • International Relations Consultant
  • Foreign Exchange Trader
  • Publishing Specialist
  • Proofreader
  • International Banking Officer
  • Importer/Exporter
  • Translator/Interpreter
  • Foreign Correspondent
  • International Account Manager
  • Bilingual Customer Support