International Careers

International jobs are a way to be introduced to new people, ideas, and cultures around the world while pursuing a career. Sociology and anthropology offer unique approaches and perspectives to these new experiences and diverse field.

Start Your Journey!

Missouri State offers a variety of international programs designed to expand your global knowledge. These programs include popular options such as education abroad opportunities and language institutes, and have a multitude of resources for introducing students to networks all over the world. For more information about expanding your horizons, make sure to visit International Programs.

Find Opportunities 

Volunteering or interning while still in school is one of the best ways to determine what kinds of positions, companies, or non-profits you would prefer to pursue in the future. Springfield has a diverse pool of both non-profit and businesses that operate on a global scale that can introduce students to working for international companies. For more information about organizations that offer volunteer or internship opportunities in Springfield and its surrounding communities, visit Internship Opportunities.

Felicia Baltzell

Adviser, Officer of Education Abroad
University of Alabama Birmingham

Possible career positions

Organization Types of Positions Location
Amnesty International Associate Field Organizer (BA/BS & exp) San Francisco, CA
Greenpeace Frontline Street Representative (no degree required, exp) Multiple Locations
U.S Department of State Foreign Service Officer  Multiple Locations
Center for Strategic and International Studies Research Assistant Washington, D.C.
HILTI Customer Service Representative Multiple Locations
English First English Teacher  Multiple Countries

Position availability

Remember to verify that the position is still available! If it isn’t, don't stop there! Continue to check the organization and our website for new opportunities.