On this page you will find information about careers pursued by Latin American Studies majors, skills Latin American Studies majors develop and career-related Web sites relevant to the major. Visit the department page to learn more about the Latin American Studies program


It is important to remember that your major does not determine what your career will be. With a liberal arts education, YOU, not your major, will determine your career path.

Example job titles of Dickinson alumni who majored in Latin American Studies include:

  • Housing Director of ARCH
  • Teacher
  • World Language Teacher

Career-Related Web Sites

Business Association of Latin American Studies - A great resource that focuses on the business, economics, management and leadership in Latin America to bring together both scholars and professionals interested in Latin America together.

Electronic Network for Latin American Careers and Employment (ENLACE) - An online resource for Latin American based careers and internship opportunities.

Internet Resources for Latin America - A website from the New Mexico State University on Border& Latin American Studies which provides information on a variety of social justice Latin American issues.

Latin American Collection at Yale University - A guide for a variety of Latin American Studies Internet resources.

Latin American Studies Association - The largest professional association of people interested in Latin American Studies. This site contains details conferences, and lists employment and research opportunities.

For additional career resources and links, please visit the Job Search Web Link page.