Career Opportunities

In Canada, the ability to communicate effectively in French (one of the country’s two official languages) is not only an asset, but can be a requirement for many careers. Students come to our department from every field because of the professional advantage language proficiency provides them.

Some career opportunities for Languages graduates include:

Translating and Interpreting

  • Certified Translator
  • Certified Interpreter
  • Court Interpreter

Teaching

  • ESL Teacher
  •  Language Teacher
  •  International Student Advisor

Communications

  •  Public Relations Officer
  • Writer
  • Editor
  • Journalist
  • Foreign Affairs Specialist

Hospitality

  • Tour Guide
  • Flight Attendant
  • Hotel Manager

Other academic possibilities:

  • Pursue graduate studies in French: Master or Doctorate.
  • Entering a French law school in Ottawa (ON) or Moncton (NB).