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Skidmore College
The Japanese Program

Life After Skidmore


Careers: A sampler of what Japanese alumni do
  • Administrative Assistant, Permanent Mission of Japan to the United Nations
  • Various positions at the Japan Foundation Center for Global Partnership - NY
  • Assistant Language Teacher, Japan Exchange and Teaching (JET) Program
  • Associate Professor of Design, Institute of Design, Illinois Institute of Technology
  • Producer/Writer, National Geographic Television International
  • Registered Nurse Case Manager, Lexington Hill Hospital
  • Senior Designer at Louise Fili, Ltd.
  • Senior Associate at the American Jewish Committee's Asia Pacific Institute

Graduate Schools: A sampler of where Japanese alumni go

  • Columbia University - M.A. in East Asian Regional Studies 
  • Columbia University - Ph.D. in Communications 
  • Georgetown University - M.S. in Foreign Service
  • Kyushu University (Japan) - M.A. in Japanese Art History
  • New York University - Masters in Computer Science
  • Ohio State University - Masters of Mathematical Science
  • Parson’s School of Art, Media, and Technology - M.F.A.
  • University at Stony Brook - M.S. in Nursing 
  • Tufts University - M.S. in Nutrition Science
  • Teacher College, Columbia University - M.A. in Music Education
  • University of Southern California - Master of Communication Management