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Career FAQ

Graduating Applied Linguistics Seniors:

This page is for you! Confused about what to do after you graduate? Don't know where to find a job, a graduate program, or a place to volunteer? Check the listings below for resources to help you find your next step.

Specific Program Sites

North American Language & Culture Assistants in Spain
JET Program in Japan
EPIK Program in Korea
Disney English in China*
Teaching Assistant Program in France
Tsinghua Summer English Camp in China
Hong N Schools in Suzhou, China

*Visa requires two years of employment after bachelor degree

General Job Search Sites for TEFL (abroad) and TESOL (stateside) jobs

ESL Teacher Recruiters

Footprints Recruiting (Worldwide)
Liangban ESL Recruiting Agency (China)
Association of School Teachers (South Korea)

Language Schools

Critical Language Scholarship Program
Critical Languages Institute
Critical Language Enhancement Award*

*You must first obtain a Fulbright position

Graduate Degree and Certificate Programs

Georgia State University MA in AppliedLinguistics & TESOL (Department of Applied Linguistics)
Georgia State University MAT in ESL for certification to teach in public schools (College of Education)
Georgia State University Graduate Certificates in Translation and Interpretation (Department of Modern & Classical Languages)
TESOL's listings of other graduate programs in Applied Linguistics

Graduate School

Grad School Search Engine

Volunteer Opportunities


Panther Career Net
Internships Search Engine

Department assistance also available in locating internships.
Contact Dr. Kris Acheson-Clair at

Possible Government Internships

Secret Service