Careers and Internships in Liberal Studies

The Liberal Studies major educates students in the broadest sense, utilizing a holistic approach to understanding human civilization. Study of an interdisciplinary curriculum provides knowledge of human society within a historical, social, physical, and aesthetic framework.

Possible Careers Liberal Studies Majors

A degree in Liberal Studies can put you on the path to the following careers*:

  • Administrative Service Manager
  • Advertising Account Manager
  • Bank and Branch Manager
  • Benefits Manager
  • Book Editor
  • Broadcast News Analyst
  • Business Service Specialist
  • Community Outreach Manager
  • Community Welfare Worker
  • Copy Writer
  • Correction Officer
  • Customs Inspector
  • Editorial Writer, Newspapers & Magazines
  • Financial Analyst
  • Financial Services Sales Agent
  • Foreign Service Peacekeeping Specialist
  • Fund Raiser
  • Government Service Executive
  • Human Resources Management Consultant
  • Insurance Adjuster
  • Insurance Agent
  • Job Development Specialist
  • Management Consultant (Analyst)
  • Market Research Analyst
  • Marketing Manager
  • Newspaper Editor
  • Non-Retail Sales Supervisor
  • Office Supervisor
  • Paralegal
  • Parole Officer
  • Peace Corps Worker (Volunteer)
  • Personnel Recruiter
  • Police Officer
  • Public Relations Manager
  • Public Relations Specialist
  • Publications Editor
  • Purchasing Agent
  • Reporter
  • Retail Sales Department Supervisor
  • Sales Manager
  • Social and Community Service Manager
  • Social and Human Service Assistant
  • Social Welfare Administrator
  • Technical Publications Writer
  • Training and Development Manager
  • Training and Development Specialist
  • Writer /Author

*An advanced degree or additional training may be required for some of these careers, with an associate or bachelor degree being a good first step toward this goal. This is not an exhaustive list of occupations and places of employment associated with this major.

Internship Opportunities

Internships provide students the opportunity to apply their academic experience in a hands-on learning environment. As a Liberal Studies Major at CSJ, you will have the opportunity to find an internship that is relevant to your desired career path.