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Below are sample lists of careers and majors commonly associated with Global Studies. Please remember, many careers do not require a specific major; rather, employers are often more interested in the experiences you have had and the skills, interests, abilities, and strengths you have developed through these experiences that enhance your academic program. Use the links below to explore careers and majors.

If you need help organizing information, you may find the Majors Research Guide and/or Occupational Research Guide beneficial. The career coaches at the University Career Center are also available to help you explore your options. You can schedule an appointment online or by calling 785-864-3624.

Majors:

African & African American Studies

Anthropology

Classical Antiquity

Classical Languages

East Asian Languages & Cultures

Geography

History

Latin American & Caribbean Studies

Linguistics

Political Science

Religious Studies

Russian, East European & Eurasian Studies

Social Work

Various Foreign Languages

Careers:

Activist, Advocate/Organizer

Advocate

Applied Anthropologist

Applied Linguist

Archeologist

Archivist

Art Conserver

Attorney

Biological Anthropologist

Camp Director (faith-based)

Campus Ministry Coordinator

Cartographer

Case Worker

Claims Adjuster/Examiner/Investigator

Climatologist

Clinical Social Worker

Collections Manager

Community Services Specialist

Conservation/Preservation Specialist

Conservator

Corporate Trainer

Corporation Legislative Issues Manager

Cultural Anthropologist

Cultural Resource Manager

Curator

Customs Officer

Demographer

Diplomat

Director of Visitor Services

Ecologist

Economist

Editor

Education Coordinator

Emergency Services Manager

English or Foreign Language Instructor

Environmental Manager

Environmentalist

Equal Employment Opportunity Officer

English or Foreign Language Instructor

Exhibit Designer

Federal Government Analyst

Flood Manager

Foreign Exchange Trader

Foreign Service Officer

Foundation President

Freelance Writer

Fundraising/Development Officer

GIS Specialist

Grant Writer

Historian

Historical Archeologist

 

Human Rights Advocate

Intelligence Officer

Intelligence Specialist/Analyst

International Correspondent

International Program Coordinator

International Relations Specialist

Interpretive Guide

Journalist

Labor Relations Specialist

Lawyer - International, Travel, or Immigration Law

Legislative Analyst / Coordinator

Librarian/Information Specialist

Linguist

Linguistic Anthropologist

Lobbyist

Marketing

Market Researcher

Medical Anthropologist

Museum Exhibit Designer

Museum Registrar

Museum Technician

Music Director

Paleoanthropologist

Paralegal

Physical Anthropologist

Policy Researcher/Analyst

Politician

Practicing Anthropologist

Preparator

Professor

Project Development Officer

Public Health Educator

Public Relations Specialist

Researcher

Research Analyst

Social Anthropologist

Social Worker - Immigrant Populations

Student Affairs Administrator

Study Abroad Coordinator

Teacher/Faculty

Tour Guide

Trade Specialist

Training Specialist

Translator/Interpreter

Transportation Manager

Travel Agent

Travel Journalist

Urban Park Ranger

Urban Planner/Community Developer

Voice and Dialect Coach

Writer/Researcher

Youth Service Worker


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