International Studies

Success After Susquehanna


Graduates who majored in international studies have found employment in a variety of fields, including teaching overseas, serving in the Peace Corps and other international service organizations, and working in nongovernmental international organizations and international business. Others have gone on to graduate study with a view toward careers in teaching, international education, international development, international public health, global environment, journalism, international business, international law, diplomacy and government service.

Nonprofit Sector


  • Archivist
  • Records Manager

Cultural Associations & Societies


Reference, Catalog, Research or Technical Librarian


  • Curator
  • Conservator
  • Educational specialist
  • Publication specialist
  • Public relations specialist

Research Institutions

  • Think tanks
  • Policy analysis

Religious and Philanthropic Organizations


Theater/Performing Arts

Private Sector

Cultural Organizations 

  • Consulting and freelance assignments
  • Archives/records management
  • Social/Cultural resource management
  • Cultural research/writing/editing
  • Legal and policy research
  • Preservation/restoration

Communications Media

  • Newspaper, radio & television journalism
  • Book Editor
  • Magazine Editor
  • Film Industry
  • Dramaturgy
  • Writer of Cultural Fiction/Nonfiction

Organizations with International Interests

  • Management (general)
  • Advertising
  • Archival and record-keeping services
  • Banking & investment services
  • Insurance
  • Law
  • Market research
  • Paralegal services
  • Public relations
  • Fundraising
  • Staff training
  • Travel & tourism

Public Sector

  • Archives
  • Federal, State & Foreign officeDepartments of Education
  • Department of State Foreign Service
  • Federal Agency
  • Preservation/Museum Offices
  • Cultural Affairs Offices
  • General Govt.
  • Military Services
  • Heritage/Cultural Agencies
  • Intelligence Services
  • National Park Service
  • Legislatures
  • Administrative assistants
  • Elected offices
  • Planning Agencies
  • Government Preservation Offices
  • Public Health
  • Diplomacy
  • Government Trade Agency

Course Catalog

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