Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey. Formerly the Monterey Institute of International Studies

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


Where Are Our Alumni One Year After Graduation?

Population Surveyed: May, August, December 2013 Graduates
Survey Response Rate: 81%
Average Reported Salary: $43,732

Percentages based on alumni employed or actively seeking employment.  Alumni who are not seeking employment for reasons such as continuing their education, postponing their search etc. have been excluded.

Employment by Sector

Intergovernmental: 4%
Nonprofit/Nongovernmental Organization: 13%
Private/Corporate/Business: 56%
Public/Government: 18%
No Response: 9%

Select Employers

Select Position Titles

  • Conference Interpreter and Coordinator
  • Court Interpreter
  • Editor & Translator
  • Freelance Translator 
  • Individual Contractor-Conference Interpreter
  • In-house Interpreter
  • Localization Engineer
  • Patent Translator
  • Project Manager
  • Spanish Court Interpreter & Translator


What Do Our Students Do in the Summer?

Population Surveyed: Students in Summer 2014
Survey Response Rate:
Secured Opportunity: 97%
Average Reported Salary: $15.65 per hour

Geographic Location

International: 23%

Select Internship Employers and Positions

View the full Translation and Interpretation Program 2014 Internship Report here: