Career Paths for Linguists

Whether working in communications, language testing, or artificial intelligence, our alumni’s ability to latch on to the subtleties of language provides them with an edge in the modern workforce. The following lists of careers are not extensive. Instead, they aim to provide linguists with a peak into possible careers paths.

Careers in Tech

With the rise of artificial intelligence and natural language processing, linguists have come to play a critical role in the technology sphere.

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Linguists’ skillset can be conducive to the field in surprisingly unexpected ways.

Learn about careers in communications

Language Learning

Whether developing tests or teaching in the classroom, linguists hold various options for language learning roles.

Language learning career paths

Other Careers for Linguists

Linguists apply their passion for effective communication and attention to detail in a wide range of career paths.

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