Foreign Language Skills Needed – CIA Careers & Internships

The ability to speak, read, and translate foreign languages, in addition to understanding cultural differences, is vital to the mission of the CIA. Because intelligence priorities can shift, and countries and languages can increase in importance rapidly, CIA must have employees with foreign language skills to handle both current national security requirements and potentially new missions.

Foreign Language Skills Needed

There are multiple positions available for people with foreign language skills who want to contribute to our mission of protecting America. Click here to view CIA’s foreign language-professional positions.