Translation & Interpretation

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

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Below are some key figures based on the May, August & December 2012 Alumni One Year Out Survey. Also included are examples of employers who have hired recent graduates and positions held by those graduates:

Employment by Industry

Communications & Media
Consulting/Freelance & Law: Public
Education & Teaching
Environment & Planning
Finance

7%
13%

7%
7%
7%

Foreign Policy & Human Rights
Healthcare/Medical
Language Services & Localization
Manufacturing & Sales
Other

4%
7%
24%
9%
11%

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  • Court Interpreter
  • Freelance Translator & Conference Interpreter
  • Global Interpreting Coordinator & Project Manager
  • Localization Project Manager
  • Patent Translator
  • Translator and Editor
  • Video Remote Interpreter

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The following information was gathered by the Center for Advising and Career Services through the summer and early fall of 2014, and reflects the opportunities pursued by continuing students in the Translation and Interpretation programs.

Results: 71% response rate. 97% of reporting students seeking an internship secured an offer
US Salary Range: $10.00 - $40.00 per hour
US Average Salary: $15.65 per hour
Locations: 23% international

 Select Internship Employers and Positions

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

summer_2014_final_internship_employment_report.pdf

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