Marjorie Fuchs holds a Master's degree in Applied English Linguistics and a Certificate in TESOL from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

She has taught ESL at New York City Technical College and LaGuardia Community College of the City University of New York and EFL at the Sprach Studio Lingua Nova in Munich, Germany.

Majorie has co-authored many widely used ESL textbooks, notably The Oxford Picture Dictionary and American Chatterbox.