Excellent Preparation for Many Careers

A major in Asian studies is excellent preparation for many careers. Proficiency in an East Asian language can lead to expanded job opportunities in today’s global economy. This major should be considered by students who are interested in business, public relations, politics, government service, and other careers in international commerce and industry.

Jobs for Asian Studies Graduates

Here is a list of related careers for students of Asian Studies. Please note, this list includes careers requiring differing degrees of education and training.

  • Translator
  • Foreign Correspondent
  • International Sales
  • Foreign Student Advisor
  • Foreign Service Officer
  • Interpreter
  • Bilingual Editor
  • Customs Inspector
  • Corporate Trainer
  • Journalist
  • Travel Consultant
  • International Business
  • ESL Teacher
  • Immigration Agent
  • International Trade Specialist
  • International Relations Specialist
  • Embassy Personnel
  • Market Research
  • Study Abroad Coordinator
  • English Teacher Abroad
  • Government Agent (i.e. FBI, DEA, Border Patrol)
  • Peace Corps Volunteer