CONNECT TWO LANGUAGES - CAREER OF TRANSLATOR
- 5 years ago
How many languages do you speak? Is it your native language and now you are fluent in English, too?!
Then there is a very rewarding career path for you!
The career path of interpreter and translator!
To get enrolled into Translation/Interpretation Program in any college or university you will have to pass the language proficiency tests, depending on the language pair you choose.
Then you will start to acquire skills and techniques necessary to become professional translator or interpreter.
Theory and Practice of Translation, Ethics of Translator/Interpreter, Comparative Linguistics, Cross-Cultural Communication, Vocabulary and Terminology of the Related Field are challenging and interesting courses, that are usually covered during studying.
You may specialize in different industries: economics, business, law, medicine, technology, literature and many more.
If you are have excellent memory, good listening skills, cope well with stressful situations - this may be a perfect career for you!
The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported that translation and interpretation is the fastest-growing career in the country.
It is one of the 15 most in demand jobs nowadays.
Some translators and interpreters make 6 figure salaries.
On average translators and interpreters make $37.75 per hour, $78,520 annually.
There are colleges, that offer Translators and Interpreters Certificate Programs.
ASA college is one of them! We offer a 6 months program specifically designed to train bilingual individuals to become Medical Interpreters.
Medical Interpreters provide a critical service helping people to overcome the language barriers in a healthcare setting.
The program includes the following courses: Human Anatomy and Physiology, Comparative Linguistics, Consecutive and Simultaneous Interpreting, Sight Translation and Medical Terminology.
Medical Interpreting course is taught by certified medical interpreters and healthcare professionals.
The classes are held at ASA College - Manhattan Campus, every Saturday from 9.30 a.m. to 3.30 p.m.
Start to walk towards the career of your dreams!
Don't hesitate! Join us for September, 10th start!
Please, contact our admissions department to enroll!