Career Paths for Global Studies Majors

Today’s graduates will enter an economy which is global by definition. Careers in business, government, law, academics, health care, the arts, and more have a global component. Wayne State University’s Global Studies Major helps prepare students for successful careers in a wide variety of professions, including:

 

Bilingual Educator
Higher Education Professional
Linguist
Overseas Teacher
Professor
Teacher
 
Civil Service Employee
Congressional Aide
Consular/Embassy Assistant
Customs/Immigration Officer
Diplomat
Disaster Relief Organizer
FBI Agent
Foreign Diplomat
Foreign Service Officer
Foreign Service Specialist
Intelligence Officer
International Relations Specialist
National Security Agent
Peace Corps Volunteer
Policy Analyst
Social Worker
Trade Specialist
UNESCO Official
United Nations Officer
Volunteer Manager
 
Bilingual Banking Officers/Clerks/Tellers
Consultant
Cultural Officer
Foreign Exchange Trader
Fund-Raiser
Global Human Resources Manager
Import/Export Agent
International Account Executive
International Business Consultant
International Conference Planner
International Development Consultant
International Financial Planner
International Hotel Administrator
International NGO Manager
International Trade Specialist
Labor Relations Specialist
Lobbyist
Market Research Analyst
Overseas Personnel Manager
Program Administrator, NGO
Program Manager
Public Affairs Coordinator
Public Relations Manager
 
Foreign Correspondent
Investigative Journalist
Journalist
Reporter
Travel Journalist
Travel Writer
 
Humanitarian Relief Worker
Medical Researcher
World Health Organization Officer
 
International Lawyer 
Lawyer
Law Enforcement Officer
Legal Assistant
 
Interpreter
Missionary
Translator
Travel Agent/Tour Organizer
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