Latin American & Caribbean Area Studies

Transferable Skills:

  • Ability to adjust to new environments
  • Ability to organize and memorize detailed information
  • Ability to think logically and quickly and make analogies
  • Ability to understand and interact effectively with diverse populations
  • Background of general knowledge
  • Comprehensive command of grammar and vocabulary
  • Good listening, clarifying and responding skills
  • High proficiency in reading, speaking and writing
  • Sensitivity to advocacy and community building needs

Other positions related to major:

Employers:

  • Advocacy
  • Archivist/Historian
  • Community Development Organizer
  • Consultant
  • Foreign Service Officer
  • International Development Worker
  • Journalist
  • Lawyer
  • Librarian
  • Professor
  • Student Affairs Practitioner
  • Teacher
  • Travel and Tourism Coordinator
  • Youth Worker
  • Consulting Firms
  • Government
  • Newspapers
  • Non-Profits
  • Peace Corps
  • Schools
  • Think Tanks
  • Universities

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Last Updated: 3/24/14