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What can I do with this major?

Area

Employers

Strategies

  • Academic Advisement
  • Analyst
  • Anthropologist
  • Audiologist
  • Cognitive Scientist
  • Commentator
  • Consultant
  • Elementary School Teacher
  • English Teacher
  • Ethnologist
  • Foreign Language Teacher
  • Intelligence Specialist
  • Interpreter
  • Linguist
  • Social Worker
  • Speech Pathologist
  • Translator
  • Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor
  • Business 
    Corporations
  • Colleges or Universities
  • Educational Institutions
  • Government Agencies
  • Radio and TV Stations
  • Research Firms
  • Acquire proficiency in reading comprehension.
  • Learn to communicate effectively in writing or orally, as well as be an effective listener.
  • Be able to teach others how to perform certain tasks.
  • Gain experience in assessing how well someone is doing when learning or doing something.
  • Learn research techniques.
  • Learn analytical problem solving techniques.
  • Be comfortable working with new material.
  • Possess time management skills.
  • Master logic and reason as to be able to identify the nature of problems.
  • Become competent in the classification of information.
  • Identify the pros and cons of ideas in order to determine its likely success.
  • Be able to analyze a system in order to have an idea as to its ideal working conditions.