Summary: This information describes typical occupations and employment settings associated with this major. Understand some of
these options may require additional training. Moreover, you are not limited to these options when choosing a possible
Description of French
Students majoring in French study one of the major languages of the world and prepare in literature, language, culture and linguistics
for professions in international business, banking, trade, travel, and other professions in the public and private sector. Primary
emphasis for French majors is on French speaking countries including France, Switzerland, Belgium, and Canada. Nevertheless, the
development of language proficiency and an understanding of the French speaking world will make a student majoring in French a
valuable asset to many organizations.
Georgia Career Information Center - http://www.gcic.peachnet.edu (accessible only on campus computers)
O*NET - http://online.onetcenter.org (click on Find Occupations)
Occupational Outlook Handbook - http://www.bls.gov/oco (type in general term for career of interest)
Alberta Occupational Profiles - http://www.alis.gov.ab.ca/occinfo/frameset.asp (click on Occupational Title Search)
Career Insider - powered by the Vault - http://career.uga.edu/resources/online_resources
*Please visit the Career Center Library or your Career Consultant for additional information or assistance.
Possible Job Titles of French Graduates
(*Jobs secured as reported by UGA Career Center post-graduate survey)