Careers in Applied Linguistics

According to the Linguistic Society of America, linguistics majors acquire varied skills, such as critical thinking and analytical reasoning. These skills and their applications of making arguments, drawing conclusions, and communicating findings to a wider community, lend themselves to a wide variety of potential use within many professional careers. Some fields that you could enter with a Bachelor of Arts in Applied Linguistics include:

  • Marketing
  • Journalism
  • Language Documentation and Fieldwork
  • Publishing (Technical Writing and Journalism)
  • Advertising

Discover more information about degree programs in liberal arts at Ashford University.