Working in Diplomacy: Careers with U.S. State Department

If you missed last week’s presentation on State Department careers, no worries! Check out the presentation recording below.

In this video, you’ll learn about:

  • The history of the State Department (quick version)
  • The life of a Foreign Service Officer (FSO), including an insider’s look at the career path
  • Options for FSO generalists (5 different career tracks!) and specialists
  • State Department Civil Service career paths (officers based in Washington, DC)
  • Consular Affairs Fellows Program (great for those looking to use their language skills)
  • State Department Internships, including the Virtual Student Foreign Service Internship Program
  • Applying for various positions and tips for your application
  • and more!
By Susannah Krenn
Susannah Krenn Career Advisor / Multimedia & Communications Specialist Susannah Krenn