Top Portuguese Language and Literature Bachelors degree Programs - 2023

A program that focuses on the Portuguese language and related dialects. Includes instruction in philology; Metropolitan Portuguese; Luso-Brazilian Portuguese; dialects; and applications in business, science/technology, and other settings.

While Portuguese Language and Literature has degrees up to the Masters degree, the majority of students study towards a Bachelors degree. Students major in Portuguese Language and Literature all over the country, though the major at the Bachelors degree level sees the most graduates in New York. The average starting salary for an undergraduate degree in Portuguese Language and Literature is $40,300.

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See where Portuguese Language and Literature is the most popular major in the U.S.
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Top Colleges for Portuguese Language and Literature

United States Military Academy is a top choice for students who want to study Portuguese Language and Literature. Students can study up to a Masters degree at the school. United States Military Academy grants around 9 Bachelors degrees to students majoring in Portuguese Language and Literature each year. However, the University of Massachusetts-Dartmouth and Brown University are also options to consider. Take a look at the college options in the table below.

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Careers for Portuguese Language and Literature Majors

The highest paying careers for Portuguese Language and Literature majors include Foreign Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary, Interpreters and Translators . But, something else to consider is how much demand there is for certain positions. Careers that are in high need that a degree in Portuguese Language and Literature can prepare you for are Interpreters and Translators, Foreign Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary .

Top Paying Careers for Portuguese Language and Literature

  1. Foreign Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary   (Median Wage: $77,030)
  2. Interpreters and Translators   (Median Wage: $49,110)

Most in Demand Careers for Portuguese Language and Literature

  1. Interpreters and Translators
  2. Foreign Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary
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