Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey

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.

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  • 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

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  • Chinese Medical interpreter
  • Chinese Translator
  • Japanese Interpreter
  • Japanese Patent Translator
  • Medical Interpreter/Translator: Chinese, Korean, Russian, Spanish
  • Russian Linguist
  • Spanish Translator
  • Translator

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

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