Linguistics and Language Development

So I'm a Linguistics Major, Now What?

A degree in Linguistics and Language Development prepares students for advanced studies and/or career paths in anthropology, communications, education, law and speech and hearing, and computational linguistics.

For additional information regarding the majors and degrees within the Department of Linguistics and Language Development, please visit the department website.


Where Do My People Work?

Common Career Tracks


Where Do I Look for Opportunities?

Job, Internship, and Volunteer Opportunities

Check SJSU Handshake, SJSU's job and internship database exclusively for students.

General Job/Internship Boards


Industry Specific



How Can I Get Involved?

Students Clubs

Professional Organizations


How Can I Increase My Chances of Succeeding?

Job Search Tips

Campus Resources