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Career Development

What can I do with a Linguistics degree?

A degree in Linguistics develops core skills in problem-solving, finding patterns in complicated data, and writing and argumentation. These abilities can be emphasized when applying for many different kinds of jobs.

Resources for matching your skills to the jobs you want

Some possibilities to consider

Graduate school in linguistics

Some students choose to continue specializing in linguistics teaching or research. For this, they will typically need to obtain a graduate degree in linguistics.

Graduate programs in linguistics

Success in graduate school