University of Vermont

CAS Japanese Major


Alumni with a degree in Japanese pursue a wide variety of careers, both directly and indirectly related to their course of study. This is a representative sample of job titles from recent UVM alumni who majored in Japanese.

Job Title

Career Industry

Administrative and Cultural Affairs Foreign Service/Public Policy
Fellow Higher Education

Recent Employers

Consulate General of Japan in Atlanta, GA Princeton University

Transferable Skills

In addition to the specialized material you study in your major, you will also gain useful transferable skills. Remember: it is essential to be able to articulate the skills you have gained.

Examples of transferable skills fostered while majoring in Japanese

Critical Thinking Skills

Leadership and Administration Skills

Communication Skills

Research and Investigation Skills

Design and Planning Skills

Information Management Skills

Interpersonal Skills

Skills and Assessing Values

Specialized Skills

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