Careers for German Majors and Minors

Selected list of Careers in the U.S., Germany, Austria, and Switzerland in which German is an Asset

•Education
•Research Assistant
•Tourism, travel consultant, tour guide in U.S./Europe
•Museum staff
•Travel writer / Journalist
•Librarian
•International customer service
•Sports journalism / communications / publicity
•Art publicity
•Non-Profits/NGOs
•Filmmaking – Liaison among Hollywood, NYC, and Berlin studios
•Environmental work
•Support staff in local German company
•Project Manager at NJ offices for German companies
•Professional sports management/administration
•Sports/Talent Agent
•Support staff for U.S. business expansions to Europe
•Music business / negotiation
•Administrator in NJ offices for German companies
•Study Abroad Advisor
•Fashion PR
•Diplomacy/Consulate staff
•International negotiator
•European-American trade negotiations and expansions
•Translation
•Interpreting
•Arts journalism / publicity / marketing / correspondence
•Assistant to German-speaking artists working in the U.S.
•Concert hall liaison with German-speaking performers and clients
•Jobs we don’t even know exist yet! Knowing German shows you are a flexible, curious, culturally aware thinker open to new ideas!