Career Preparation

Professional language proficiency

When you study Mandarin Chinese through the Chinese Flagship Program, you are able to accelerate your language learning and become professionally proficient by graduation. Our innovative program goes beyond basic communication, giving you the opportunity to reach Superior level proficiency and learn vocabulary specific to your field. You also use Chinese in an overseas internship environment.

Stand out as a global professional

Distinguishing yourself as a Chinese Flagship student adds considerable value to your degree, demonstrating to future employers your commitment to international engagement. You will have many options to choose from whether working for a multinational corporation, pursuing a career in national security, or exploring another of the countless opportunities requiring Chinese.

By pairing your studies with the Chinese Flagship Program, you set yourself up for success after graduation, standing out on the job market as a leader, innovator, subject matter expert, and global professional.

The Walter Center for Career Achievement is here to help

Dedicated to students majoring in the College of Arts and Sciences, of which the School of Global and International Studies is a part, the Walter Center will help you navigate the path to your future with focused career community programming, one-on-one advising services, information on career events and career courses, an extensive online resource library, and internships and job postings. Get advice about how to write your resume and prepare for job interviews, too.

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