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What Can I Do With This Major for Majors in European Studies



The Program in European Studies provides students the opportunity to study the historical and transformations of Europe’s peoples, politics, economies, cultures and boundaries. European Studies offers an undergraduate major and minor, which enable students to take an interdisciplinary approach, with courses from history, geography, social sciences and language and literature departments. The program breaks with the traditional distinctions between the study of eastern and western Europe, enabling students to explore the broader Europe and its role in the global context. While the focus of the program is on modern (post-1700) Europe, students may choose to develop a concentration on earlier periods of European history.

A Sample Of Related Occupations

Communication Specialist Historic Site Administrator Market Research Specialist
Community Action Specialist Import/Export Specialist Multicultural Educator
Cultural Affairs Officer International Banker Museum Curator
Customer Relations Rep International Conference Planner Peace Corps Worker
Customs/Immigration Officer International Consultant Political Scientist
Diplomat Economic Dev. Analyst International Relations Specialist Professor/Educator
Editor/Writer International Trade Specialist Publications Specialist
Government Agency Admin Interpreter Translator
Historian Journalist Travel Consultant
Historic Preservation Specialist Lobbyist Writer/Author

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Private & Nonprofit Organizations
American Friends Service Historic Site Administrator Museum Curator
American Schools Abroad Historic Sites/Historical Societies Museums
Colleges/Universities Hotels/Restaurants/Resorts Newspapers/Magazines
Communication Specialist Import/Export Specialist Peace Corps Worker
Community Action Specialist International Banker Political Scientist
Consultant International Conference Planner Professor/Educator
Cultural Affairs Officer International Consultant Publications Specialist
Cultural Organizations International Relations Specialist School Systems
Customer Relations Rep International Trade Specialist Translator
Customs/Immigration Officer Interpreter Travel Agencies
Diplomat Economic Dev. Analyst Journalist Travel Consultant
Editor/Writer Libraries United Nations
Government Agency Admin Lobbyist World Health Organization
Historian Market Research Specialist Writer/Author
Historic Preservation Specialist Multicultural Educator .


Government Agencies
Agency for Int’l. Development Foreign Commercial Service Office of Int’l Policy and Programs
Airlines Immigration and Naturalization Service Office of Int’l. Affairs
Airports Int’l. Exchange Programs Office of Int’l. Coop. and Development
Bureau of Export Admin. Int’l. Trade Administration Office of Int’l. Education
Bureau of Int’l. Labor Affairs Library of Congress Peace Corps
CIA/FBI NJ Governor's Commission on International. Trade Smithsonian Institution
Civil Rights Commission NJ Int’l. Trade Division U.S. Customs Service
Consumer Affairs Office NJ Travel & Tourism Division U.S. Department of State
Department of Commerce National Endowment for the Humanities .

Internships Obtained by Rutgers Students


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Jobs Obtained by Rutgers Graduates


First Jobs of Recent Graduates - European Studies
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Information is not available at this time on graduates from European Studies

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