French and Italian

Please visit the Department of French and Italian for more information about this major/concentration at Princeton University.

Post-Graduation Plans of Recent French and Italian Majors

Full-Time Employment

  • Paralegal/Executive Assistant - Chemtob Moss Forman & Talbert LLP - New York, NY
  • Teacher - Teach For America, Miami, FL
  • Analyst - Deutsche Bank, New York, NY
  • Associate - Google, Mountain View, CA
  • Consultant - Accenture, Philadelphia, PA
  • Research Assistant - Federal Reserve Bank of New York, New York, NY
  • Consultant - Oliver Wyman, New York, NY
  • Teaching Assistant - Cultural Services of the French Embassy, Paris, France
  • Junior Analyst - Reed Elsevier, New York, NY
  • Marketing and PR Coordinator - Great Performances, New York, NY

1-2 Year Post-Grad Options

  • Teacher (Princeton in Latin America) - Valle De Los Pinos School, Parramos, Guatemala
  • Fellow (Princeton Project 55) - New York Center for Child Development, New York, NY
  • University Teacher (Princeton in Asia) - Payap University, Chiang Mai, Thailand
  • English Teacher (Fulbright English Teaching Assistantship)  - Paris, France

Graduate and Professional School

  • J.D. - Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN
  • Ph.D., Linguistics - University of California at San Diego, San Diego, CA
  • M.P.P., Public Policy - Hertie School of Governance, Berlin, Germany
  • M.Phil., Medical Anthropology - University of Oxford, Oxford, England
  • M.D.  -  Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 

Internships of Recent French and Italian Majors

  • Intern - Musee d'Orsay, Paris, France
  • Writer - Bonjour Magazine, Paris, France
  • Summer Intern - U.S. Department of Energy, Washington, DC
  • Creative Intern - Quidsi, Inc., New York, NY
  • Content Writer - Schmoop, Mountain View, CA
  • Summer Social Media Intern - Princeton Family YMCA, Princeton, NJ
  • Consultant Intern - IBM, Armonk, NY
  • Intern - Brownson, Rehmus, & Foxworth, Menlo Park, CA
  • Intern - National Alliance on Mental Illness, Arlington, VA
  • Translation Intern - Semantis, Asnieres, France
  • Intern - The Wylie Agency, New York, NY
  • Technology Intern - Baxter Healthcare, Bethlehem, PA
  • Conservation Intern - Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC

Resources and Information Online

Professional Associations

A professional association is an organization of people who have similar career interests. These membership-based organizations often offer a reduced rate for students that allow access to the many resources they provide. Often professional association websites offer job/internship databases as well as opportunities to find mentors or other contacts.