Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey

International Education

Graduates of the International Education Management (IEM) program pursue careers across five primary sectors (listed below) in the field of international education.

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“The Institute has a stellar reputation in our field, and [the student’s] skills and value to our team confirm this reputation!”

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Where Are Our Alumni One Year After Graduation?

1 Year after Graduation Pie Chart
*Results are for 2011–2016 graduates, one year after graduation.

2011-2016 Graduates Bar Chart
*Results are for 2011–2016 graduates, working full time and based in the United States, one year after graduation.

Employment by Sector

Intergovernmental: 5%
Nonprofit/Nongovernmental Organization: 37%
Private/Corporate/Business: 11%
Public/Government: 32%
No Response: 15%

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Select Position Titles

  • Assistant Director
  • Enrollment Manager
  • Enrollment Marketing Manager
  • International Exchange Coordinator
  • International Student Advisor and SEVIS Coordinator
  • Liberal Arts Student Advisor
  • Office Administrator and Program Manager
  • Team Development Specialist

TLM Internships

What Do Our Students Do in the Summer and during Practicum?

Population Surveyed: Students in Summer 2016
Secured Opportunity: 96%
Locations Outside the US Include: China, Costa Rica, Ecuador, France, Nicaragua, South Korea, Spain

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  • CIEE Nanjing Center
  • College View High School
  • CRCC Asia
  • Embassy of France in the United States
  • Global Leadership Adventures
  • IES Abroad
  • Intercultural Communications Institute
  • Middlebury Institute of International Studies
  • Middlebury Schools Abroad
  • Portland State University
  • University of Dayton 
  • University of San Diego

Select Position Titles

  • Business Development and Marketing Intern
  • Center Manager
  • Curriculum Improvement Consultant
  • Education Abroad Intern
  • Graduate Assistant
  • Incoming Student Coordinator

  • On-Site Coordinator
  • Onsite International Programs Assistant
  • Partnerships and Special Projects Coordinator
  • Program Development Intern
  • Senior Program Leader
  • Student Affairs Intern

Explore our database of international education professional associations and job boards.

International Education Management Career Fields

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Study Abroad/Education Abroad

The field of education abroad covers youth exchange programs, university study abroad programs, and work/intern/volunteer abroad programs.

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International Student and Scholar Services

International Student and Scholar services are provided by colleges and universities around the world which enroll international students.

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ESL and Intensive Language Programs

International Education graduates will be well prepared to be administrative staff members of English as a Second Language and other intensive language programs.

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Citizen Diplomacy Programs

The U.S. government brings professionals from around the world to the U.S. for short-term professional development programs, via organizations such as IREX, fhi360, and Institute for International Education, among others. Many U.S. universities also offer short-term training programs for international executives.

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Government Agencies

In addition to national ministries of education, many government agencies are actively involved in international exchange.