Careers in History

No matter what career you choose, the study of history enhances your understanding of the world. Many professionals find that history makes an excellent subject for their undergraduate studies, in preparation for earning an advanced degree.

What are the current industry trends in this field?

Students in history develop greatly desired skills in writing and research, and are able to transfer their critical thinking skills and understanding of the world to numerous careers. Students interested in continuing their study of history can pursue graduate work that would make them more competitive in the job market, especially in education.

Potential positions for history graduates include

  • Public Servant or Lawmaker
  • Writer
  • Researcher
  • Museum work
  • Management

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