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Graduates of the Translation and Interpretation programs work globally as freelance consultants or in-house language professionals for private businesses, governments, and nongovernmental organizations.

Careers

This information is compiled from surveys of the Classes of 2011–2016 and refers to the first job after graduation (unless otherwise stated).

Location

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China; France; Germany; Guatemala; Israel; Japan; Philippines; Russia; South Korea; Spain; Switzerland; Taiwan; United States

Employment Status (One Year After Graduation, %)

Salary (U.S. BASED, EMPLOYED FULL TIME)

Sector

Industry

Function

Select Employers

  • Daikin Industries
  • Dow Jones
  • Kiva
  • Mizuho Securities
  • Otsuka Pharmaceutical
  • Société Générale
  • Stanford Health Care
  • State Department
  • United Nations
  • Welocalize Inc.
  • World Intellectual Property Organization—HIPR Consultancy

Internships

Summer 2017

Secured Opportunity: 94%
Locations: China, Colombia, Germany, France, Peru, Russia, Switzerland, Taiwan, United States

Select Internship Employers

  • Bilingual Language Services
  • Donnelley Language Solutions
  • Eclectic Translations 
  • Ernst & Young 
  • Goodman 
  • Honda R&D
  • Inter-American Development Bank 
  • Law office of Michael Zhang
  • Maine Medical Center 
  • MasterWord Services
  • Moravia IT
  • Mount Sinai Hospital
  • Mount Sinai St. Luke's
  • Ministry of Education, China
  • Russian American Foundation
  • Shared Research Latitude
  • Technicis
  • TransPerfect
  • UC Davis Medical Center
  • United Nations
  • University of Southern California 
  • WIPO

Select Position Titles

  • Interpretation Department Intern
  • Interpreter 
  • Linguistics Tester
  • Language and Translation Services Intern
  • MA Internship
  • Manager 
  • Medical Interpreter Intern
  • Terminology Fellow
  • Translation Fellow
  • Freelance Translator
  • Translation Project Manager
  • Medical Interpreter
  • Quality Control Verifier