Careers in International Studies

What Can I Do With My Major?

Receiving a degree in International Studies qualifies you to work in a diverse field, including multinational corporations, nonprofit organizations, government, law, academia, and other areas of the international job market. 

Discover some potential career paths associated with international studies using the "What Can I do With My Major (WCIDWMM)?" resource. 

Career Services Liaison

Madyson Flint, Career Services Liaison

Madyson Flint


LBJ Student Center 5-7.1

Madyson serves as your dedicated Career Educator and the Career Services Liaison to the College of Liberal Arts here at Texas State University. 

She is available to help you: 

  • Understand and research your career options.
  • Perfect your resume and cover letter.
  • Prepare for career fairs and interviews.
  • Utilize the best job and internship search strategies.
  • Cover professional development topics in your class/student organization meeting. 
  • And more! 

Madyson received her B.A. in Communication Honors and minor in English from the College of Liberal Arts at Texas A&M University and earned her M.Ed. in Educational Leadership from Southern Methodist University. She has been a Texas State Bobcat for almost four years serving roles within housing, academic advising, student organizations, teaching, and now Career Services. She looks forward to connecting with you! 

Career Services is located in the LBJ Student Center on the 5th floor (5-7.1). You can make an appointment with Madyson in Jobs4Cats (powered by Handshake), by emailing her directly at, or by calling the front desk at 512.245.2645.

Job Resources


Career Services: Texas State University

To browse and apply for positions in Jobs4Cats, log in using your username and password and select an option from the Jobs tab to search work study, on-campus and internship opportunities and other types of positions. Attend job fairs held at Texas State during the fall and spring semesters. This will allow you to network with employers who may be seeking interns.

Check Jobs4Cats for a list of current internship postings and list of job fairs.

Having trouble registering or logging into Jobs4Cats? Contact Career Services at 512.245.2645.


USAJOBS is the official website for federal government jobs and where you’ll find nearly all government job opening announcements. They contain details about duties, minimum qualifications, salary range and basic benefits. With thousands of announcements to sift through, searching for the perfect position on USAJOBS may seem daunting. However, with step-by-step instructions and a few tips, you’ll be on your way to finding the right job for you!


Global Jobs

Global Jobs is an International job board for NGO’s, Think Tanks, Government, & Private Sector roles.

UN Careers

The world looks to the United Nations for solutions to complex problems everywhere; from ending conflict and alleviating poverty, to combating climate change and defending human rights. The issues on our agenda are manifold and diverse as are the careers we offer. Among our ranks you will find staff members who monitor elections, disarm child soldiers, coordinate relief in humanitarian crises and provide administrative as well as logistical support to carry out our complex mandates.