Stephen F. Austin State University

Career Opportunities

The greatest demand at this time is for graduates proficient in Spanish. However, with the increasingly internationalized world economy, graduates find that a proficiency in French or German greatly increases their marketability in a broad range of careers.

Possible options available with a language first or second major include, but are not limited to:

Many positions in other fields require language expertise or give preferential hiring to people with advanced language skills. Positions include, but are not limited to, airline reservation or general travel agent, banking correspondent, commercial representative, editorial assistant, export manager, production manager, project analyst, restaurant manager, telephone operator, and therapist.

For more information, contact the Department of Languages, Cultures and Communication at or 936.468.4303.