Careers in History

What sort of career prospects would you have with a degree in History? Many of our students choose to earn their teaching certification and go on to careers in secondary education in public or private schools. Some go on to graduate school or law school, or pursue other options. Below you will find a number of links to web sites information about many possible career paths for History Majors.

Phi Alpha Theta webpage careers section
This website looks at possible careers for history majors in private, public, non-profit, and education sectors.

Career information for history majors section of College of Staten Island CUNY

Museum Employment Resource Center
This Employment Resource Center has job listings, online resume posting, as well as links to other resources.

History Career Opportunities
A general list of occupational opportunities for History Majors hosted by the University of Wisconsin, River Falls.

    American Historical Association--Careers for History Majors

    What Can You Do with a History Degree? -- Top Universities