Careers and

Professional Development

Your Russian language and intercultural communication skills can earn you a great professional advantage and help you stand out.

You are in demand! According to the Modern Language Association, while 712,608 students studied Spanish throughout the United States in 2016, just 20,353 studied Russian.

The US-Russia sector is comprised of companies, non-governmental organizations, and other entities across various industries and disciplines. Peruse the resources below to assist in your career search and professional development.


Learn about the industries & companies looking to hire skilled linguists and bridge-builders just like you!


Translate your skills and experience into an impactful resume and get your foot in the door!

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Work for the U.S. Government is a popular career route for Russian language learners, and for good reason! 


Read how others have leveraged their own interest in Russia and language skills into exciting careers and lifelong memories!

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