Quickly advance your career with our flexible, accelerated online Master’s in Translation and Localization Management.
Advance Your Career
Localization is the process of adapting the content related to an idea, service, or product to the language and culture of a specific market or region. With our accelerated online Translation and Localization Management (OTLM) master’s, you’ll position yourself for rapid advancement in a thriving field at the intersection of language, culture, business, and technology. This degree is similar to our on-campus Translation and Localization Management degree but is a 32-credit, online, advanced-entry program. Learn cross-cultural communication and localization technologies in a flexible online format designed for working professionals.
Our graduates work around the world in a range of roles, including as localization program managers and language leads at tech firms like Netflix, Google, and Salesforce, and as project managers at leading translation companies.
Continue to work full or part time as you build highly marketable skills in demand by top employers, who seek out our graduates as their go-to hires for localization management talent. While studying online, you’ll still benefit from our Monterey campus’s annual career fair and proximity and connections to tech companies in Silicon Valley and around the world.
What You’ll Learn
Our online curriculum will build on your current skills and prepare you for your next steps in the localization industry.
- Learn to manage localization projects to keep them on track for worldwide launches.
- Strengthen your technology skills, including core web abilities and multiple computer programming languages.
- Gain business skills through course work in finance, marketing, and management to expand an organization’s market share by way of careful localization program management.
Earn this part-time degree in just 32 credits.
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A Degree Worth Investing In
Contact your HR department to take advantage of employer tuition benefits. Class size is limited due to the personalized academic and career advising we provide, so the earlier you apply, the better your chances of admission and consideration for scholarships.
Faculty: Professors and Practitioners
Our online faculty are the same experts you’d learn with in our Monterey, California, classrooms. They’re successful in their respective fields, engaging with industry organizations including the Globalization and Localization Association (GALA), Nimdzi, LocWorld, the American Translators Association (ATA), TAUS, the Northern California Translators Association (NCTA), the International Federation of Translators (FIT), and Translators Without Borders (TWB).
Together with career advisors, our faculty will be your mentors, ensuring that you receive the academic and professional experience that will help you realize your career goals. Meet your faculty.